• In an interview on Monday at the Best of Breed conference, VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger said that right now, companies are using too many security products — grim tidings for anybody trying to sell security products to those companies.
  • By using multiple products, they're creating more cracks in their security infrastructure, where attackers could hypothetically get in.
  • Gelsinger says the goal is to reduce the number of security products used to help protect VMware itself down to 15.
  • To do this, VMWare will build more security features directly into its own products.

Pat Gelsinger

interview with CRN


75 different security products, according to SafeBreach,

Read the full interview with CRN here.