What Causes IT Alert Fatigue and How to Avoid It
A recent survey by the Cloud Security Alliance found, among other things,
that out of a sampling of 2,542 anomalous event alerts, only 23.2 percent were actual
threats — the rest were false positives. This is one reason
plaguing security teams in many organizations and across industries. To fully understand the
implications of alert fatigue and the role it plays in failing to prevent damaging breaches,
it’s important to dig a little deeper into its causes.
April 21, 2017