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SANS Survey: Closing the Critical Skills Gap for Modern and Effective Security Operations Centers (SOCs)

The SANS survey “Closing the Critical Skills Gap for Modern and Effective Security Operations Centers (SOCs)” was launched just two days before the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 to be a pandemic. However, the survey included many questions about staff changes in 2019, qualitative responses on what skills security managers see they need, which needs they plan to staff internally and where they plan to use external service providers.