Top security tools, 2017: How cutting-edge products fare against the latest threats

We go hands-on with some of the most innovative, useful and, arguably, best security tools from today’s most important cybersecurity technology categories.

Threats are constantly evolving and, just like everything else, tend to follow certain trends. Whenever a new type of threat is especially successful or profitable, many others of the same type will inevitably follow. The best defenses need to mirror those trends so users get the most robust protection against the newest wave of threats. Along those lines, Gartner has identified the most important categories in cybersecurity technology for the immediate future.