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Your Car, the Killer Brick

by Pete Basiliere  |  July 27, 2015

How will you feel when hackers wirelessly take control of the car you’re driving, turning it into a brick? Yes, they can do that. Seriously, think about what that means....

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On Tanks vs Tractors

by Anton Chuvakin  |  July 24, 2015

Well, you all expect deep technical guidance from us at Gartner GTP – but here you are going to get another “philosophical post” (aka rant) – inspired by the “Jeepgate”,...

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Reality Check on EDR / ETDR

by Anton Chuvakin  |  July 23, 2015

How exciting is Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) technology? -- Sorry to piss on your parade, but for many organizations it is NOT exciting at all. Look, it is hard...

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Looking Ahead With Gartner's GRC Hype Cycle

by John Wheeler  |  July 16, 2015

Last week, Gartner released its annual Hype Cycle for Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) Technologies. In the report, we analyze the trends in the evolving GRC market and what end-users...

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On Evil AIs and Evil People

by Anton Chuvakin  |  July 10, 2015

While many of us in this profession are paranoid, being killed by an evil AI ranks relatively low on our list of imminent daily threats. Still, some dire warnings (attributed...

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My Top 7 Popular Gartner Blog Posts for June 2015

by Anton Chuvakin  |  July 9, 2015

Most popular blog posts from my Gartner blog during the past month are: Popular SIEM Starter Use Cases (SIEM research) Named: Endpoint Threat Detection & Response (ETDR / EDR research)...

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Speaking at Gartner Catalyst 2015

by Anton Chuvakin  |  July 1, 2015

Gartner Catalyst 2015, a conference by Gartner for Technical Professionals (GTP), is coming soon. Here is my traditional blog post summarizing my speaking at this event (San Diego, CA -...

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Enable the Business? Sometimes Security Must Say "NO"...

by Anton Chuvakin  |  June 24, 2015

Business: Saying NO is not an option. Security must enable the business! What is the next best option, apart from your current position of “NO, do NOT do this!!!”? Security:...

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Trouble In The Cloud?!

by Anton Chuvakin  |  June 22, 2015

What challenges does the usage of traditional, on-premise security tools [monitoring tools, like SIEM or DLP, in particular] creates in the cloud [SaaS, PaaS, IaaS models]? Here are some I’ve...

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Microsoft in MQs - June is Bustin' Out

by Merv Adrian  |  June 18, 2015

Following December 2014's Microsoft's Product Positions - Positive Progress, and March's Microsoft in MQs - March On,  this post updates my quarterly map of the several dozen Gartner Magic Quadrants that feature...

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