Cyscale vs Wiz

Why customers choose Cyscale over Wiz for ease of use

Key Differentiators for Cyscale

  • Focused on smaller cloud-native companies, making it more aligned with their specific needs and constraints.
  • Provides a unique approach to identity, access management and reviews, and entitlements, for richer contextual analysis (CIEM).
  • Intuitive and actionable risk assessment that can reduce noise and direct focus on urgent issues, particularly beneficial for smaller teams.
  • Enables less experienced security practitioners to operate as multi-cloud experts.

Key Differentiators for Wiz

  • Broad market appeal, but mainly focused on larger enterprises, as reflected in pricing.
  • Combines multiple security aspects (CSPM, vulnerability scanning, container security, CIEM), but may prove overpowered for small teams.
  • Provides a comprehensive solution that covers the entire cloud stack but needs extensive resources to manage and operate.

Cyscale vs Wiz

Compare Cloud Security Solution Capabilities



CSPM (Cloud Security Posture Management)

Detect critical cloud misconfigurations


Total visibility, risk prioritization, and remediation in one platform

Kubernetes & Container security

Identify and resolve risks across K8s & containerized environments

CDR (Cloud Detection and Response)

Proactive defense and mitigation of attacks
that target cloud infrastructure and data


Enforce least privilege, secure cloud access

Ensure compliance

Automate compliance and generate executive reports

DSPM (Data Security Posture Management)

Protect your most sensitive data in the cloud

AI automation & assistance

Do more with less. Turn your team into multi-cloud experts

Vulnerability management

Find and fix vulnerabilities at cloud scale

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With Cyscale, a simple, three-step process gets you up and running quickly.
Our active scanning approach ensures that all your assets and applications in the cloud are discovered without having to deploy agents.

Within minutes, you have visibility that goes broad and deep while providing context that shows the attack paths that matter and explains how a threat actor might connect disparate resources in your infrastructure to expose critical data.

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Key considerations



Ideal Customer

Small to medium cloud-native companies. Great for small security teams, security leads, CISOs, and CTOs

Broad range but mainly large enterprises

Ease of Deployment

Quick and simple setup, ideal for smaller teams

Requires more setup time and management resources

User Interface and Usability

Intuitive and user-friendly for smaller teams

Complex with advanced features for larger teams

Customization and Flexibility

Bring your own controls and policies, customizable for specific needs

Standardized, less flexible

Pricing Structure

Cost-effective, scaled to deliver more value for under-resourced teams

Higher cost, geared towards larger enterprises. Similar functionality costs 3x more

Security Capabilities

Comprehensive, designed for cloud-native systems

Broad, may include unnecessary features for small organizations

Compliance Support

Comprehensive, customizable

Wide range of compliance standards

Customer Support

Personalized, responsive support

Standard support with priority for larger accounts


Scales effectively and cost-efficiently with customer growth

Designed for larger scale from the outset

Innovation and Future-proofing

Agile development, quick adaptation to new needs, responsive to customer demands

Steady development, focused on broad market trends

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Cyscale Cloud
Security Platform

Best for:
Small to medium cloud-native companies.

Tailored to deliver more value for under-resourced teams. Flexible pricing that better supports MSSPs and MSPs.

Agentless, cloud-native application protection platform (CNAPP). Replace multiple point solutions.

Contextual misconfiguration analysis:
Alerts and remediation instructions for cloud security drifts.

Best-in-class Identity and Access management.

Security Capabilities::
Continuous and automated monitoring for AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, Alibaba Cloud, Kubernetes.

Compliance Support:
Built-in frameworks for ISO27001, PCI-DSS, SOC2, GDPR, and others. Bring your own policies.

Unique Features:
Contextual insights with graph view of attack paths.

Identity and data-centric security posture views.

Cloud Asset Inventory for unlimited protected assets.

See how Cyscale can be a better fit than Wiz

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Cyscale is an agentless cloud-native application protection platform (CNAPP) that automates the contextual analysis of cloud misconfigurations, vulnerabilities, access, and data, to provide an accurate and actionable assessment of risk.

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