Cyber security is definitely one of the most critical requirements especially at a time when threat incidence is increasing rapidly. The hardware, software and skills requirements to control security are extremely expensive and specialized. The function of outsourcing of these needs is known as Managed Security. This can be delivered either at the customer premise or they can avail of remote managed security services. Dedicated managed service partners help in providing the immediate as well as long term customer needs with on-going threat detection, monitoring and maintaining the health of the information and data. Additionally, Managed Security Providers have a methodical approach to future planning of security needs.