SIEM

2013 eBook on surviving SIEM

2013 eBook on surviving SIEM

Protecting mission-critical systems against cyber attacks has become a national priority for government, critical infrastructure and military sites, and a business priority for corporations.

Reducing "MAX-TTR" and why it matters to your network

Reducing "MAX-TTR" and why it matters to your network

The status quo can be managed, but it requires a different capital investment profile than the one that most organizations are using today.

Black Hat: Security pros must evolve their defensive strategy

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Industry professionals must update and continue to adapt their security tactics, according to an expert at this year's Black Hat conference in Las Vegas.

Security intelligence still requires protection

Security intelligence still requires protection

Considered to be one of the biggest weapons in the fight against cyber crime, security intelligence should also be backed by an arsenal of security layers.

The state of SIEM

The state of SIEM

The technology is capable of providing all of the data organizations need for compliance, but managing the log activity to make sense of it can be a challenge.

Big Data: The big picture

Big Data: The big picture

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With data proliferating at astonishing rates, organizations are tearing into it, hoping to derive new business value, which, according to Zions CSO Preston Wood, includes better security decision making.

Making risk management more manageable

Making risk management more manageable

Most businesses don't understand how to manage risk, yet, we live in a world full of risks, says Guidance Software's Anthony Di Bello.

Best SIEM & Best UTM

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Throughout the day, SC Magazine will be announcing the finalists from each of its 32 award categories, covering the Reader Trust, Professional and Excellence sections.

IBM announces purchase of Q1 Labs

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IBM on Tuesday announced it is buying privately held Q1 Labs, a Waltham, Mass.-based vendor of security event and log management software. The company will be integrated into the newly formed IBM Security Systems division, expected to be led by Q1 Labs CEO Brendan Hannigan. Q1 Labs provides analytics and correlation technology that, it says, can help prevent breaches, such as an employee accessing unauthorized information. Financial terms of the deal, the second SIEM-related acquisition announced Tuesday, were not disclosed.

McAfee to acquire NitroSecurity

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McAfee on Tuesday announced it is acquiring NitroSecurity, a privately owned security information and event management provider based in Portsmouth, N.H. McAfee said that following the buy, which is subject to regulatory approvals and other customary closing conditions, the integration of NitroSecurity's technology into McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator will give organizations greater visibility into their IT environment. The acquisition is expected to close by the fourth quarter of this year. During 2010, the SIEM market grew from $858 million to $987 million, a growth rate of 15 percent, according to Gartner.

Sponsored video: Richard Weeks of Cyber-Ark on identity and access

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Richard Weeks, VP of business and channel development at Cyber-Ark, tells SC Magazine Executive Editor Dan Kaplan why stopping privileged users is a key strategy to deterring abuse coming from both inside and outside the network.

Sponsored video: Steve Livingston of Deloitte on risk

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In a conversation with SC Magazine Executive Editor Dan Kaplan, Steve Livingston, principal of Deloitte Enterprise Risk Services, chronicles how people, processes and technology can combine to create a robust risk framework that achieves buy-in from senior management.

When no one solution is best, an "ecosystem" emerges

When no one solution is best, an "ecosystem" emerges

To fight today's sophisticated adversaries and protect the nation's digital infrastructure, the cybersecurity industry must unite technologies, develop new ones and cultivate experts.

Let's go analyze something

Let's go analyze something

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This month, the focus is on analysis. We look at the network through the lens of the SIEM, and we look at digital incidents and cybercrime through digital forensics.

Scaled down, armored up: Small and midsized business protection

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For many small and midsize businesses, neglecting IT security is a thing of the past, reports Angela Moscaritolo.

Out of the woods: Denali Alaskan Federal Credit Union and AccelOps

Out of the woods: Denali Alaskan Federal Credit Union and AccelOps

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A credit union with 17 branches in Alaska found the right tool for logging, not of timber, but of its data assets, reports Greg Masters.

HP to buy ArcSight for $1.5 billion

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Another IT security company was gobbled up by an IT bellwether when HP on Monday announced plans to acquire Cupertino, Calif.-based SIEM provider ArcSight for $1.5 billion.

SIEM: Love it or leave it

SIEM: Love it or leave it

Security information and event management (SIEM) tools have frustrated many - yet they are here to stay, reports Beth Schultz.

The changing role of log management

The changing role of log management

We are only at the beginning of evolution in terms of the meaningful intelligence that can be derived from log and event data, says LogRhythm's Eric Knight.

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