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Let’s Define "SIEM"!

by Anton Chuvakin  |  August 14, 2017

Shockingly, I am going to do another “is this 2005?” kind of post, now that I riled everybody up with my previous one. Let’s … DEFINE SIEM! But let’s define...

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Is SIEM The Best Threat Detection Technology, Ever?

by Anton Chuvakin  |  August 7, 2017

That’d be a “NO” – those of my readers who are “anti-SIEM” can calm down now :–) Well…. let me explain and perhaps you will see that the answer evolves...

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My Top 7 Popular Gartner Blog Posts for July 2017

by Anton Chuvakin  |  August 2, 2017

Most popular blog posts from my Gartner blog during the past month are: SIEM Use Cases – And Other Security Monitoring Use Cases Too! (security monitoring research) Popular SIEM Starter...

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2 x Life Science Hype Cycles

by Michael Shanler  |  July 29, 2017

While the spring rains drenched the northeastern U.S. and parts of Europe, Jeff, Steve, and I were hard at work authoring, arranging, writing, reviewing,  re-reviewing, re-re-reviewing our content.  After countless...

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SIEM or Log Management?

by Anton Chuvakin  |  July 26, 2017

Welcome to 2002! Let’s discuss a timely topic … and, no, its not Y2K – that one is fortunately over. The topic is: SIEM vs log management. Yes, really! In...

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The Middle East cannot continue to throw money at Cybersecurity!

by Sam Olyaei  |  July 25, 2017

The Middle East is at a crossroads in cybersecurity practices. Home to more than half of the world's natural gas and oil reserves, coupled with future megaevents such as Expo...

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Action Item: SaaS SIEM Users Sought!

by Anton Chuvakin  |  July 19, 2017

As we already mentioned, one of the papers we are writing this quarter would be about (in part) SIEM delivered via a Software-as-a-service (SaaS) model. Let’s call it “SaaS SIEM.”...

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Summer of SIEM 2017 Coming...

by Anton Chuvakin  |  July 11, 2017

Initially, I wanted to name this post “My SIEM Is Too Slow | My SIEM Is Too Dumb”, but then I decided to go for a milder version, because –...

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My Top 7 Popular Gartner Blog Posts for June 2017

by Anton Chuvakin  |  July 7, 2017

Most popular blog posts from my Gartner blog during the past month are: Popular SIEM Starter Use Cases (SIEM research) Detailed SIEM Use Case Example (SIEM research) SIEM Use Cases...

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Security Without Security People: A [Sad] Way Forward?

by Anton Chuvakin  |  June 29, 2017

This post is a convergence of a few things: our recent foray into more basic security areas (such as from threat hunting to vulnerability management), my experiences at a recent...

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