Sentinel

How do you know if your trusted employees are stealing sensitive data?  Companies have to allow them access to do their jobs (Utilize USB Drives, Touch File Shares etc), but need to monitor their actions. With Change Guardian and Sentinel we can detect this and give real time alerts.  In today’s example we are watching for someone…

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Nick Carstensen
Apr 3, 2015
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No organization is immune from a data breach.  The fact is, your organization probably already has been breached.  A new survey from the CyberEdge Group and NetIQ shows you just where IT teams are finding the security vulnerabilities that can lead to breaches and audit findings.  The good news is it’s not hard to find…

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Renee Bradshaw
Mar 11, 2015
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This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series Sentinel Collector SDK 2014 Updates

A recent thread in the public forums, which you may have seen already, brings to light some new possibilities that I would like to cover today. So far in this series we’ve been talking about new offerings of the updated SDK and the code within; part of that development lifecycle would optimally include some…

By: ab
Feb 4, 2015
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This entry is part 4 of 5 in the series Sentinel Collector SDK 2014 Updates

This entry is part 4 of 5 in the series Sentinel Collector SDK 2014 UpdatesFor the past while this series has been covering some of the powerful updates present in the 2014 Preview version of the new Sentinel SDK, which is used for creating various types of Sentinel plugins (collectors, reports, solution packs, actions, etc.)…

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By: ab
Jan 28, 2015
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Sentinel allows you to create your own detailed reports within the web interface. However, more control over the report layout may be desired. NetIQ makes the Sentinel SDK available to not only develop custom plugins, but also create custom reports. There’s quite a bit involved in customizing a report, and the whole process does take…

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Jan 22, 2015
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NetIQ’s Sentinel product is a SIEM solution that provides the ability to capture events from any number of event sources, and of any type, into a system that normalizes the data, finds meaning in a barrage of nonsense (needle in a haystack), and includes incidents management based on custom workflows as defined by each customer….

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By: ab
Jan 21, 2015
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This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series Sentinel Collector SDK 2014 Updates

This article is part of a series of articles diving into the new functionality present in the 2014 Preview Sentinel SDK. Today I will be covering the new documentation options and what they mean for those who have developed collectors previously, as well as all of us developing collectors now and in the future.

By: ab
Jan 15, 2015
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This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series Sentinel Collector SDK 2014 Updates

Recently I posted a previous article in this series about the new Sentinel 2014 Preview SDK and its availability in a standard archive or via the public SVN repository. Today I want to go in-depth on one of the great new features that will likely cause anybody who has ever used the SDK to jump…

By: ab
Jan 8, 2015
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This entry is part 1 of 5 in the series Sentinel Collector SDK 2014 Updates

Working as a consultant on things Identity, Access, and Security I get to meddle with some really great products, and Sentinel is among those. Recent work building some customized collectors (for custom applications) has helped me find a few tidbits that I wish would have been more-obvious. Perhaps others, via this series of articles, will…

By: ab
Dec 31, 2014
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It’s impossible to tell with any precision if human error in IT is increasing, or decreasing. However, there is plenty of incidental data in the breach headlines of today to support the fact that human, or insider, error is prevalent – and not going away anytime soon. The Hack Heard Round the World For example,…

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Renee Bradshaw
Dec 22, 2014
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