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Trends in Terror. Is there any good news?

by Kenny Kleinerman

posted at May 15, 2017

Trends in Terror.  Is there any good news? It is possible to look at some of the recent statistics regarding global terrorism and reach the conclusion that the threat is diminishing.   Local and national forces have successfully weakened the operational bases of both ISIL and Boko Haram, the two leading forces behind global terrorism, and

The Three Top Reasons Why We Need a Better Approach to Threat Detection and Response

by Ben Kapon

posted at April 23, 2017

Despite the fact that in 2016, President Obama directed his Administration to implement a Cybersecurity National Action Plan, with the intention to spend over $19 billion on technologies that ostensibly block or detect threats, the number of breaches just keeps growing.  Experts point to many reasons why. The approach of spending more money on more non-integrated,

What Happens In Vegas … Talking Security

by Amir Rubin

posted at March 27, 2017

Next week marks the start of ISC West 2017 under the neon lights of the Vegas Strip. Verint will join approximately 1,000 exhibitors and over 20,000 attendees—gathered to talk about the latest innovations and trends in the security industry. The message of convergence continues to dominate the headlines where the lines between physical, IT and

Prevention Alone Isn’t Enough— How Do You Move on to Detection & Response?

by Ben Kapon

posted at February 13, 2017

In our previous blog post, we spoke about the industry trend to move beyond prevention to an adaptive approach to security that integrates detection and response. But why is prevention not enough, and what should you look for when you make the switch? Threats are more sophisticated than ever before Cyber attacks are growing in