Criminal hackers don't break for lunches, weekends or holidays. Of course, that's just one of many challenges facing information security teams, as they attempt to maximize visibility and minimize complexity while protecting their business around the clock, says Peter Van Lierde, the CISO of energy firm Sibelga.
A SOAR tool can orchestrate security actions (like
investigations, triage, response) across various security
products in a team’s arsenal, and automate otherwise
manual repetitive security tasks.
But not all SOAR tools are created equal. A best-ofbreed
SOAR solution will provide a set of capabilities
Investing in a Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR) platform is a wise
and highly strategic decision. After all, choosing the platform to build your security operation
center (SOC) on is arguably more important than choosing any point security product.
The SOAR platform you choose will become a...
While security operations is a high priority, many organizations continue to struggle to keep up with the scale and scope of the tasks at hand. This is because security operations are often hamstrung by organizations’ reliance on an overabundance of point tools and manual processes, as well as a shortage of advanced...
The global ‘State of Security 2021’ report recently published by Splunk and ESG Research presents insights and best practices from interviews with some of today’s most successful security leaders. This panel of experts will take a look at key report findings, and discuss the theory and practicality of best...
The Ponemon Institute found that today 75 percent of all organizations in the United States are not prepared to respond to an attack. Is yours among them?
By leveraging a highly effective combination of human and machine power, SOAR stacks can improve the efficiency of your incident response activities, reduce the...
XDR - cross-layered detection and response - should be implemented exclusively in the cloud or on premises, says Jason Cavallaro, national IT manager at CJD Equipment, a distributor of construction equipment in Australia.
To ensure adequate protection against emerging threat, organizations should automate more functions within their SOCs, says Huzefa Motiwala, director, system engineering, India and SARRC at Palo Alto Networks.
The latest edition of the ISMG Security Report describes new details emerging from the SolarWinds supply chain hack investigation. Also featured: A discussion of why security education is so crucial in 2021 and tips on how to retain security and operations center analysts.
Enterprises should have an incident response plan with a continuous monitoring threat intelligence sharing mechanism to help protect critical infrastructure from nation-state attacks, says Jayesh Ranjan, principal secretary-IT, government of Telangana
Kubernetes has become the de facto operating system of the cloud. This rapid success is understandable, as Kubernetes makes it easy for developers to package their applications into portable microservices. However, Kubernetes can be challenging to operate. Teams often put off addressing security processes until they...
Your machine data has a record of all of the activity that takes place across your infrastructure. It's become the single most valuable asset in the organization, as the secrets to mission optimization lie within the scores of microtransactions, including the ability to detect, investigate and respond to threats. And...
The "zero trust" model can play a critical role in mitigating emerging threats. That's why Information Security Media Group will host on July 27 a virtual cybersecurity summit for India on applying the model.
To mitigate cyberthreats, telecommunications companies in the GCC region need to enhance their incident detection and response capabilities, says Doha, Qatar-based Mustapha Huneyd, former global CISO of Ooredoo, a regional telecom firm.