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Upcoming Webinar: User and Entity Behavior Analytics Tools

by Anton Chuvakin  |  June 6, 2017

Another Summer, another fun webinar with me. Topic: How to Test, Deploy and Operationalize User and Entity Behavior Analytics (UEBA) Tools Date: July 11, 2017 Time: 10PM PT / 1PM...

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Why Your Security Data Lake Project Will FAIL!

by Anton Chuvakin  |  April 11, 2017

Beats me, but for some reason organizations think that they can build A SECURITY DATA LAKE and/or their own CUSTOM BIG DATA SECURITY ANALYTICS tools. Let me tell you what...

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Our Security Analytics and UEBA Papers Published

by Anton Chuvakin  |  March 31, 2017

After a long, somewhat painful process our security analytics papers are out! “Demystifying Security Analytics: Sources, Methods and Use Cases” (an update to our 2015 paper) examines security analytics initiatives...

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Ok, So Who Really MUST Get a UEBA?

by Anton Chuvakin  |  January 24, 2017

As I mentioned in my 2014 post on security analytics and in a related GTP paper at the same time, “The noise about big data for security has grown deafening...

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Why SIEMs F*cked Up Application Log Analysis?

by Anton Chuvakin  |  January 13, 2017

This is going to be a short one: why do you think the SIEM vendors f*cked up application log analysis so badly? Think about it, SIEM technology started roughly in...

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On UEBA / UBA Use Cases

by Anton Chuvakin  |  January 5, 2017

After much agonizing, we (Augusto and myself) have settled on the following list of UEBA / UBA use cases for our upcoming UEBA technology comparison. Here they are: Compromised account...

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UEBA Clearly Defined, Again?

by Anton Chuvakin  |  December 12, 2016

Ok, so after yet another request to “define UBA | UEBA clearly”, this post was born. First, Gartner “Market Guide for User and Entity Behavior Analytics” (not the research we...

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What Should Your UEBA Show: Indications or Conclusions?

by Anton Chuvakin  |  December 8, 2016

While starting to research UBA / UEBA and other analytics-related security tools, one interesting paradox has emerged. I’d call it “INSIGHT vs CERTAINTY paradox.” Specifically: Some UEBA users and prospects...

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UEBA Shines Where SIEM Whines?

by Anton Chuvakin  |  November 14, 2016

Remember my Popular SIEM Starter Use Cases post from 2014? Let’s take a look at that list of popular SIEM use cases and see how/where UEBA helps. This will make...

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The Coming UBA / UEBA - SIEM War!

by Anton Chuvakin  |  November 7, 2016

A war is coming!! A war where not everybody will survive [which is, I guess, the whole point of having a war, eh? :-)] Indeed, I see a high chance...

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