• 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

VMWare

75 different security products, according to SafeBreach,

Read the full interview with CRN here.