The cybersecurity market has been flooded in recent years with security monitoring tools. They can cover every inch of the IT environment—from endpoints and servers to networks, email and cloud infrastructure. They are increasingly necessary given the advent of hybrid working, and the growing corporate attack surface which has emerged from digital investments during the pandemic. However, when organisations have too many tools, and are unable to integrate, trust or use them, it becomes a problem. As new research* from Trend Micro reveals, the challenge of tool sprawl has now become critical—putting organisations’ security operations (SecOps) at risk.