Iranian Retaliatory Cyber Threats Are a Reminder of the Importance of Sound Incident Response

As if security operations professionals don’t have enough on their plates, they can add a new geo-political event — the... The post Iranian Retaliatory Cyber Threats Are a Reminder of the Importance ...

The 7 Most-Read Siemplify Blog Posts Published in 2019

The Siemplify Blog is one of the easiest and most prolific ways we communicate with the security operations community at... The post The 7 Most-Read Siemplify Blog Posts Published in 2019 appeared ...

Sitdown with a SOC Star: 11 Questions with Jesse Emerson of Trustwave

Welcome back to our continuing our new Q&A series – “Sitdown with a SOC Star” – in which we pose... The post Sitdown with a SOC Star: 11 Questions with Jesse Emerson ...

Automatic for the SOC People: How Automation Can Quell Those Pesky False Positives

This post first appeared in Cyber Defense Magazine’s Decembe edition. As a newly hired cybersecurity analyst, you’re excited to start... The post Automatic for the SOC People: How Automation Can Quell Those ...

Expert Advice to Help Security Operations Centers Survive the Holidays

‘Tis the season for giving thanks, holiday cheer and … cyberthreats. One of those three probably isn’t on your wish... The post Expert Advice to Help Security Operations Centers Survive the Holidays ...

What a Doctor’s Visit Can Teach Your SOC About Reducing MTTD and MTTR

Recently I took my 4-year-old daughter to the doctor’s office for a run-of-the-mill ear infection. Generally our wait time with... The post What a Doctor’s Visit Can Teach Your SOC About Reducing ...

How to Convince Your Executives and Board to Support Security Operations

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Whether you have stood up an in-house security operations center (SOC), outsource your efforts to a managed security services provider,... The post How to Convince Your Executives and Board to Support Security ...

3 Key Benefits of Automating the Grunt Work of Your Security Operations

It’s hard to believe that cars were once put together by hand, but it’s true. The early auto workers toiled... The post 3 Key Benefits of Automating the Grunt Work of Your ...

Incorporating the MITRE ATT&CK Framework into Your SOAR to Deliver Faster Investigations and Improved Visibility

Everyone involved in the triage, investigation and response to security incidents battles the same adversary: Time. Whether you are... The post Incorporating the MITRE ATT&CK Framework into Your SOAR to Deliver Faster ...

Sitdown with a SOC Star: 11 Questions with Cameron Rayner of Crowe LLP

There are many gifted security operations professionals in the world, grinding day after day, without much fanfare. Most, of course,... The post Sitdown with a SOC Star: 11 Questions with Cameron Rayner ...