Data Security - Threats and Challenges in today's world

Posted by Dhiraj Sharan on Feb 4, 2020 11:59:45 AM

Abstract

In this blog series, we cover topics relevant to folks who are starting a career in cybersecurity. If you are one, you probably have had some exposure to cybersecurity best-practices in your personal life from a consumer perspective. Starting a cybersecurity career then challenges you to bridge your existing knowledge to your work life, and then expand it further to be an effective cybersecurity professional. In this first blog, we talk about some of the threats and challenges in today’s world that intertwine our personal and professional lives.

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Topics: Threat Detection, Cyber Security, Digital Footprint, Internet of Things, Iot

AI & Cybersecurity - Part 4: AI Assistance for Simplification

Posted by Alexis Vander Wilt on Jan 28, 2020 3:55:04 PM

Part 4: Applications of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for Task Simplification

Welcome back and thanks for tuning in! This is part 4 of this series on AI & Cybersecurity. The focus of this article is the application of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning that are making life simpler.

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Topics: AI for Security, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Security, Natural Language Processing, NLP

The Big Data Gold Rush, but where are all the miners?

Posted by Eric Konynenbelt on Jan 23, 2020 2:03:48 PM

In 2017, data replaced oil as the most valuable resource on Earth. The more data a company collects, the more it can control.

For that reason information has officially become the new “gold” in our modern technological economy.

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Topics: Splunk, Data Analysis, Big Data

What is Ransomware?

Posted by Ferdinand Ramos on Jan 16, 2020 3:05:43 PM

Read on for an intriguing glimpse into the history and evolution of what has in recent years become a top concern for CISO's globally. 

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Topics: Cyber Security, Ransomware, Malware

Into the Abyss with Deep Learning

Posted by Shaswat Anand on Jan 14, 2020 2:52:56 PM

The term Deep Learning(DL) seems quite fascinating and people often get confused between it and Machine Learning, so let me simplify it for you.

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Topics: Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning

How to set up SSL for Splunk Server using Let's Encrypt

Posted by Minxuan Sun on Jan 10, 2020 12:29:18 PM

In this tutorial, we will use a third-party certificate called Let’s Encrypt. Let’s Encrypt is a free, automated, and open certificate authority brought to you by the non-profit Internet Security Research Group.

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Topics: Cyber Security, Splunk

AI & Cybersecurity - Part 3: Adversarial AI

Posted by Alexis Vander Wilt on Jan 7, 2020 1:40:02 PM

Adversarial Application of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

Welcome back and thanks for tuning in! This is part 3 of this series on AI & Cybersecurity. The focus of this article is the adversarial application of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.

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Topics: AI for Security, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Security

Alexa + Watson + Tableau + Slack

Posted by Dhiraj Sharan on Jan 2, 2020 9:49:30 AM

What does this have to do with my IT & Cybersecurity log analysis

Introduction

Cyber threats are accelerating by leaps and bounds in frequency and sophistication. At the same time, the cybersecurity skills shortage is growing, a projected 1.8 million empty positions by 2022. Artificial Intelligence(AI) will have a pivotal role to play to halt these growing problems.

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Topics: AI for Security, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Security, Splunk, Elastic

Your Simplified Guide to Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) Attacks — Part 1

Posted by Mahmood H. Alnasser on Dec 26, 2019 11:26:21 AM

Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) Vulnerability: Definition, and Prevention.

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Topics: Cyber Security, XSS

AI & Cybersecurity - Part 2: Threat Detection, Prevention, and Remediation

Posted by Alexis Vander Wilt on Dec 13, 2019 4:58:18 PM

If you're new to this thread I suggest you start here with the introductory blog, AI & Cybersecurity

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Topics: Threat Detection, AI for Security, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Security