CYBER SMART: What is the name of the process which information is aggregated to detect suspicious activities?

By Jordan True

Question of the Week: What is the name of the process which information is aggregated to detect suspicious activities?

Answer: SIEM (Security information and event management)

Security Information and Event Management provides a holistic view of data and technology on a network. The process gathers all of the information and allows you to see it from one point of view in order to see patterns and events that are out of the ordinary. Are you using SIEM today?

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Source:: Thycotic