Cloud Detection and Response

The leader in cloud detection and response (CDR)

The only CDR that unifies world-class threat intelligence and elite 24/7 services with a complete cloud security platform.

Stop cloud breaches with unrivaled CDR

CrowdStrike delivers the world’s only unified approach to cloud detection and response that brings together world-class adversary intelligence, and elite 24/7 services with the industry’s most complete cloud native application protection platform (CNAPP).

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From a slow, reactive SOC to stopping the breach with unified, 24/7 CDR

The CrowdStrike difference

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saved per year by avoiding cloud breach response1

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reduction in mean-time-to-remediate with CrowdStrike’s Managed Detection and Response (MDR) service1

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return for every $1 invested with a 3-month payback period using CrowdStrike’s MDR service2

CrowdStrike helped Mercury Financial achieve 89% faster detection and response

Key capabilities of CrowdStrike Cloud Detection and Response

Reduce cloud risks before they escalate

Instantly uncover vulnerabilities across cloud workloads, containers, images, and registries.

Detect, prevent, and remediate misconfigurations across multi- and hybrid clouds.

Shutdown risks early in the app development lifecycle to avoid lengthy, expensive production issues.

Proactively identify and mitigate cloud security gaps with world-class services.

Instantly prioritize cloud vulnerabilities with Falcon Cloud Security’s integrated cloud security posture management (CSPM).

Stay compliant with industry regulations and security benchmarks with Falcon Cloud Security’s comprehensive compliance visibility.

Shift left to prevent issues early in development with Falcon Cloud Security’s Kubernetes and Containers inventory.

Detect threats with complete context

Rapidly identify and triage high-priority threats across the entire cloud attack surface with proven detections from the leader in EDR.

Fuel rapid, intelligent decisions with native context on 230+ adversaries and their tradecraft.

Leave adversaries nowhere to hide with CrowdStrike’s pioneering threat hunting that never sleeps.

See your cloud attack surface like an adversary to identify and shutdown risks with Falcon Exposure Management.

Stop breaches and rapidly investigate

Prevent breaches in real-time with pioneering indicators of attack (IOAs), designed specifically to counter cloud threats.

Rapidly deploy protection across endpoint and cloud runtime environments, including automated discovery and protection of all workloads with a single click.

Accelerate end-to-end security operations to supercharge investigations with CrowdStrike’s natively integrated SIEM replacement.

Get real-time visibility and protection for sophisticated attacks with cloud indicators of attack (IOAs) in Falcon Cloud Security.

Rapidly deploy agents in cloud runtime environments, including automated discovery and protection of all workloads with a single click in Falcon Cloud Security.

Get rich context for rapid, informed decisions on cloud security incidents with CrowdStrike Falcon® Next-Gen SIEM.

Swiftly respond and recover

Rapidly solve incidents with workflow automation powered by CrowdStrike’s native security orchestration, automation, and response capabilities.

The first and only CNAPP vendor with end-to-end 24/7 managed detection and response, threat hunting, and proactive security services for cloud.

Accelerate digital forensic investigations with world-renowned CrowdStrike®️ Incident Response Services.

Resolve cloud security incidents faster with native workflow automation using CrowdStrike Falcon® Fusion SOAR.

Stop the breach with industry-first cloud security services

The only company with unified cloud security services spanning 24/7 MDR, threat hunting, incident response, and proactive breach assessment.

3x market leader, validated by the industry

CrowdStrike a “Leader” in Cloud Workload Security

CrowdStrike receives the highest score of all vendors in the Strategy category and receives the highest scores possible in the Vision and Innovation criteria in the Forrester Wave™: Cloud Workload Security, Q1 2024.

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CrowdStrike a “Leader” in Managed Detection and Response (MDR)

CrowdStrike receives the best score possible in 12 out of 23 criteria, including managed detection, managed response, and the highest overall strategy in the Forrester Wave™: Managed Detection and Response (MDR), Q2 2023 Report.

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Forrester: Falcon Complete MDR delivers $5 of return for every $1 invested

CrowdStrike delivered a three month payback period and added capacity equivalent to 11 full-time SOC analysts according to the Forrester Total Economic Impact™ (TEI) of CrowdStrike Falcon® Complete.

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Related products

CrowdStrike Falcon® Cloud Security

The industry’s most complete CNAPP with unified visibility across your cloud and apps.

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CrowdStrike Falcon® Complete MDR

Let experts from the world’s top MDR provider work round-the-clock to keep your organization safe.

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CrowdStrike® Incident Response for Cloud

World-class incident response services to rapidly recover from cloud breaches.

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CrowdStrike Proactive Cloud Security Services

Reduce the risk of cloud breaches with red team / blue team exercises and proactive assessments.

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Featured resources

Data Sheet

CrowdStrike Falcon® Cloud Security

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2023 Cloud Risk Report

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Falcon Cloud Security 1-Click: Demo Drill Down

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Falcon Cloud Security Attack Path Analysis: Demo Drill Down

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1 These numbers are projected estimates of average benefit based on recorded metrics provided by customers during pre-sale motions that compare the value of CrowdStrike with the customer’s incumbent solution. Actual realized value will depend on individual customer’s module deployment and environment.

2 The Forrester Total Economic Impact of CrowdStrike Falcon® Complete