Cyber Security

A Day in the Trenches: My life in the SOC before, and after, automated investigation

by A SOC Manager

posted at August 2, 2016

Greetings from the SOC – the Security Operations Center.  Not every company has an official “SOC” but I think it’s fair to say that by now, most medium and large organizations have deployed multiple security products.  And there’s a team of IT or security people who manage them. I’m one of those people. I’ve worked

Align the Attack/Defense Mismatch Part 2: Address the Shortage of Cyber Skills and Resources

by Ben Kapon

posted at July 19, 2016

There has been a lot of discussion lately about the cyber skills shortage. There’s no question that our industry must do more to provide education about cyber security and to encourage more students to launch on this path. But in the meantime, there is much that can be done to improve efficiency and alleviate the

Align The Attack/Defense Mismatch Part 1: 
Make Security Teams More Productive

by Ben Kapon

posted at July 5, 2016

Despite the fact that companies invest $92 billion annually on cyber security, 80% of organizations are still breached.

Security Solutions Must Deliver Answers, Not Questions – Impressions from Infosec London

by Itzik Vager

posted at June 21, 2016

What does this alert mean? Why is it important? What should I do? Our main takeaway from Infosec London 2016 – cyber security professionals are overloaded with information. And what they really want and need is answers.