How Much Management Do You Need to Dedicate to UEBA? [Part 5 - Blog Series]

Posted by Heather Howland on Nov 11, 2016 4:54:15 PM

In this final blog of the series “A Closer Look Inside UEBA: Top 5 FAQs,” we’re going to discuss what it takes to manage UEBA and how it can make security teams much more efficient and less overwhelmed. 

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Topics: CISO, Security Skills, ueba

How to Get Quick Time to Value with UEBA / Behavioral Firewalls [Part 4 - Blog Series]

Posted by Heather Howland on Nov 4, 2016 8:10:20 AM

This is part 4 of an ongoing series of posts that answer “A Closer Look Inside UEBA: Top 5 FAQs.”  In our last post in the series we talked about the benefits of UEBA solutions. This week let’s take a look at the question that is on the mind of every budget-minded and busy security professional:

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Topics: CISO, Behavioral Firewall, ueba

The “Crying Wolf” Rating and Other Security Investment Qualifiers

Posted by Steve Herrod on Oct 27, 2016 3:50:21 PM

There is a lot of noise in the cybersecurity space with every company trying to differentiate itself by claiming to be the “next big thing”, but so few have risen to the top. And the security market has changed a lot in the past couple years. As a venture capitalist, I often get asked about how I see the market changing and how we cut through the noise to find and fund companies that are doing something truly unique and innovative and that really solves customer problems.

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Topics: CISO, Insider Threats, Security Skills, ueba

What are the Benefits of UEBA?  [Part 3 - Blog Series]

Posted by Heather Howland on Oct 11, 2016 11:30:50 AM

This is part 3 of an ongoing series of posts that answer “A Closer Look Inside UEBA: Top 5 FAQs.”   
In the last couple posts in this series, we provided an understanding of User and Entity Behavior Analysis (UEBA) and outlined the difference of traditional UEBA solutions and Behavioral Firewalls.  Now let’s dive into the top 4 benefits organizations are gaining from using UEBA  in their security program.  

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Topics: ueba

Traditional UEBA vs Behavioral Firewall for Breach and Insider Threat Prevention [Part 2 - Blog Series]

Posted by Heather Howland on Sep 29, 2016 11:55:37 AM

In our Part 1 Series we talked about User and Entity Behavior Analytics (UEBA) and its benefits for better detecting possible breaches and insider threats through user and entity behavior and risk scoring.  Now let’s talk about the differences between traditional UEBA vs the newer UEBA solution, the Behavioral Firewall, which integrates adaptive responses to prevent threats.

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Topics: Threat Mitigation, Behavioral Firewall, User and Entity Behavior Analytics, Identity Verification, ueba

A Closer Look Inside UEBA: Top 5 FAQs [Blog Series]

Posted by Heather Howland on Sep 21, 2016 1:18:01 PM

I was speaking with a distinguished IT Security analyst at Gartner this week and we spent a good portion of our time talking about both the excitement and the frothiness of the User and Entity Behavior Analytics (UEBA) space. With the spotlight burning brighter on insider threats, our customers are very interested in learning more about how to protect themselves and how UEBA and related technologies can help with this.

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Topics: ueba