What does SIEM mean?
SIEM (Security Information and Event Management) – the definition is that it is a software system that allows you to detect threats and respond to security incidents. It monitors data about security events in real time and provides a historical analysis from a wide range of sources that record events and contextual data.
More advanced SIEM systems and managed SIEM providers are able to combine events from different components of the IT system together to create a new higher-level event.
The main problem for security engineers is that there is too much data to be able to get even a rough overview. That’s why we need automation to distinguish those events that pose a threat or are otherwise interesting to our business from the multitude of events. [Read more…] about Modern cybersecurity solutions: SIEM or MSSP?