SIEM

Sentinel’s PostgreSQL database can take up a large amount of disk space, especially if you are utilising the Sentinel Identity Tracking solution. This is a result of the way PostreSQL functions. When a row in a table is deleted or updated, it is only marked as such and the physical disk space is not tagged…

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ScorpionSting
Aug 25, 2014
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Targeted attacks, often referred to as Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs), are notoriously difficult to explain and define. And the containment of targeted attacks is even more daunting given the fact that a single product cannot do it. Almost everyone universally believes that targeted attacks do not have a technical solution. Targeted attacks are not new;…

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lhilal
By: lhilal
Feb 12, 2014
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Despite steady investments in security, ever larger data breaches continue to dominate the news. Increasing IT complexity, driven in part by cloud, mobility, and social identity, continue to make the job of security teams even harder. A recent survey of 763 IT security decision makers and practitioners across North America and Europe conducted by CyberEdge…

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Renee Bradshaw
Feb 6, 2014
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I made a few IT security predictions for 2014 late last year, but I want to highlight item number 3 as it’s become particularly relevant: “Security departments will shift their focus from incident identification to incident reaction and management” We’re only a week into 2014 and the two highest profile IT security stories so far…

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ianyip
By: ianyip
Jan 9, 2014
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According to a recent survey, if you are a security professional counting on a Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solution to protect your critical assets from nefarious hackers, state-sponsored exploits or the inadvertent missteps of an eager new employee, you may not be as enthusiastic as you once were about your SIEM.  Just look…

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Renee Bradshaw
Apr 9, 2013
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In today’s world, just managing identities isn’t enough for most organizations anymore. With increasing regulations both internally and externally, automated provisioning and deprovisioning is just the beginning of what any identity management solution should be doing for you today. Basically put– your identity management solution should also be the basis of your compliance and security…

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wheaps
By: wheaps
Nov 30, 2012
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2013 Prediction: Threat detection and management will be required to monitor continuously and in business context with regard to level of risk. Given the rapid change, information requirements, environment complexity, growing devices, explosive data growth and growing real-time analysis requirements accessing that data, risk of threats to the organization is growing exponentially. It will no…

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HudnallsHuddle
Nov 20, 2012
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Ian Yip, NetIQ’s Identity & Security Management Business Manager APAC was interviewed by Chris Cubbage, Executive Editor for MySecurity at AusCERT 2012 earlier this year, and as we begin to look forward to AusCERT 2013 it seemed like a good time to revisit. They spoke about the trends that affect IT Security decisions in organizations…

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andikreuer
Oct 1, 2012
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Funny things happen when you’ve had a long day of work at a security software company and then go home and read “The Cat in the Hat” to the kids at bedtime. After I’ve been chatting all day with beleaguered IT managers about their pains and challenges, Dr. Seuss’ tale of a mischievous Cat who…

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Renee Bradshaw
Aug 29, 2012
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If you’re like me, you’re confused about the current state of the IT job market. A quick Internet search yields conflicting and discouraging headlines, such as: “IT Job Market Sees Improvement in 2012” “IT Job Market Shows Signs of Stagnation” “Companies Suffer from IT Skills Gap” The implication is that it’s getting increasingly harder to…

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Renee Bradshaw
Aug 15, 2012
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