Tags: Threat Intelligence

The benefits of a threat intelligence platform

Security analysts are struggling to utilise the data they have in an effective manner. They get bombarded with alerts about possible threats which are often false flags or inconsequential. They also struggle to build their own business intelligence solutions to extract the value from their data. Enterprise Times met up with Steve Ginty, co-founder of…

Cyberbit releases new version of SOC 3D

Security specialist Cyberbit has announced the latest version of their Security Operations Centre (SOC) 3D product. It boasts integrating with all the major Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) products. SOC 3D also supports the automation of runbooks and workflows. Perhaps the most interesting feature is the ability to prioritize incidents based on the impact…

Making sense of threat intelligence data

Threat intelligence solutions are the latest “must-have” tool for IT security teams. The problem is that once installed, many struggle to deal with the vast amount of data they suddenly have at their fingertips. Part of the problem is that they lack the business intelligence and analytics skills of other parts of IT. This is…

Improving threat detection on the network

Infoblox is to integrate its DDI Technology into the Qualys Cloud Platform. The goal is to improve the ability to detect new devices on the network and malicious events. This is the first DDI (DNS, DHCP and IP Address) Management solution integrated into the Qualys Cloud Platform. It is expected to deliver a single set…

Threat Intelligence swamping security teams

Threat intelligence vendor Anomali says too much data is overwhelming security teams. This claim is based on a Ponemon Institute report entitled: “The Value of Threat Intelligence: A Study of North American and United Kingdom Companies.” The report can be downloaded here (registration required). The number of security teams who are struggling to deal with…

Nuix gives analytics insight and intelligence

Security vendor Nuix has announced a new tool for security teams struggling to deal with threat intelligence. Nuix Insight Analytics & Intelligence (NIAI) is being positioned as a data analysis platform. It is based on the Nuix Engine that also underpins its eDiscovery products. This is important as it enables NIAI to import a wide range…

Skyhigh Networks seeks seamless cloud

Few companies who have made the transition to cloud will agree that it has been seamless. Many rely on the professional services of their IT partners or bring in contractors to solve the problem for them. To resolve this Skyhigh Network has today announced three initiatives that it believes will help deliver a seamless cloud…

Onions, ransomware and insiders

The latest IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Quarterly report is out. The focus this quarter is on four areas of security, onion layered attacks, ransomware, malicious insiders and an improvement in management. At first glance it might not seem that much has changed over the last year. What makes this quarterly report interesting is that it…

Financial firms get threat intelligence

The Financial Service Information Sharing and Analysis Center (FS-ISAC ) and Soltra have announced deals with IBM to improve the sharing of threat intelligence data. The deal with FS-ISAC will give 6,500 companies in the financial services access to threat intelligence data from IBM X-Force Exchange which was launched in April this year. This is to be…