2022 Gartner® Innovation Insight for Attack Surface Management

According to 2022 Gartner® Innovation Insight for Attack Surface Management,organizations are faced with a growing attack surface as their technological environments become increasingly complex and dispersed, both on-premises and in the cloud, and involve containers, the Internet of Things and cyber-physical systems”.

Information security teams are faced with the responsibility to “identify and manage this growing attack surface across internal and external digital assets”, create attack surface management processes to implement technologies and prioritize risks. 

In this report, your will learn:

  • What Attack Surface Management (ASM) is and how to align your security program to address the threats posed by new technologies and business initiatives
  • Key pillars in Exposure Management secrets to help you understand which technologies you should implement to increase your attack surface visibility 
  • Why visibility is a necessary but not sufficient condition to protect your enterprise and why you should also bet on risk prioritization. 
  • The common use cases supported by Cyber Asset Attack surface management (CAASM), External Attack Surface Management (EASM) and Digital Risk Protection Services (DRPS). 



Gartner, Innovation Insight for Attack Surface Management, Mitchell Schneider, John Watts, Pete Shoard, 24 March 2022.

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CybelAngel protects its customers with External Attack Surface Management (EASM) solutions with an extensive and continuous ‘outside-in’ search of an organization’s internet-facing attack surface to discover exposed and unknown assets, produce a living map of online infrastructure, and uncover hidden vulnerabilities and threats. CybelAngel analysts then contextualize the most critical findings based upon business severity and perceived risk. This unique combination of machine and human intelligence leads to the highest signal-to-noise ratio on the market, leaving IT and Security teams free to focus on core business operations.