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Security Information Management

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Any security platform worth its salt produces log data, but in a large network running multiple systems and protocols it's impossible to monitor this accurately by tracking individual data sets. A well-developed security information management approach minimises the number of consoles that security professionals have to monitor, aggregating this data into a single easier-to-manage platform. (Security information management is generally considered to be restricted to this capturing and monitoring function, rather than the broader practice of information security management strategies, which also incorporates other ...
are decomposed in three main portions, hardware, software and communications with the purpose to identify and apply information security industry standards, as mechanisms of protection and prevention, at three levels or layers: Physical , personal and organizational. Essentially, procedures or policies are implemented to tell people (administrators, users and operators)how to use products to ensure information security within the organizations. Information security means protecting information and information systems from unauthorized access, use, disclosure, disruption, modification or destruction. Mainly the Information ...
REVIEWS AND OPINIONS
2010 Digital Foreniscs and Incident Response Summit – Final Agenda ...
“There are people smarter than you, they have more resources than you, and they are coming for you. Good luck with that.” Matt Olney (SourceFire) said that when describing the Advanced Persistent Threat attacks earlier this year. He was not joking. The results over the past year clearly indicate that hacking groups are racking up success after success. Over 30 companies have been compromised by the Advanced Persistent Threat. Organized crime utilizing botnets are exploiting ACH fraud daily. Similar groups are penetrating banks and merchants stealing credit card data daily. Fortune 500 companies are beginning to detail data ... market research, surveys and trends
The problem with SIEM 1
For the past several months I have been researching a report into the log and (security) event management market or, as Gartner calls it: SIEM (security information and event management). This is basically a confluence of what were the previously separate SIM (security information management) and log management markets, where the former was concerned with real-time identification of, and response to, external and internal attacks against the corporate IT infrastructure and the latter was used to store the relevant details of those attacks for evidentiary purposes and subsequent analysis, and to support ... market research, surveys and trends

SURVEY RESULTS FOR
SECURITY INFORMATION MANAGEMENT

RSA Survey Maps Enterprise Data Security Management Turmoil - And ...
— RSA, The Security Division of EMC (NYSE: EMC), today announced the results of a survey commissioned by RSA entitled "The State of Data Security in North America". Conducted by Forrester Consulting, the survey results reveal that many businesses are still in a 'reactive mode' when deploying data security measures and often struggle with the challenge of creating and implementing planned strategies for data loss prevention. The report – which surveyed almost 200 organizations – also highlights the rising costs and technology implementation hindrances standing in the way of compliance with internal and regulatory ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Identity theft hit 3.6 million in U.S. | Security Central - InfoWorld
Wondering how likely you are to have your credit card number stolen? Well, according to a comprehensive survey conducted by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), identity theft is affecting millions of households in the U.S each year and costing an estimated $6.4 billion per year. About 3 percent of all households in the U.S., totaling an estimated 3.6 million families, were hit by some sort of ID theft during the first six months of 2004, according to DOJ data set to be released Sunday. The data comes from the Justice Department's National Crime Victimization Survey, which interviews members of 42,000 households across ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
RELATED NEWS
Magal Awarded Additional Order for Airport in China
/PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Magal Security Systems, Ltd. (NASDAQ GM: MAGS;) announced today that it has received an order to protect the perimeter of Nanchang airport in China . Magal S3 received a similar order last month for the Zhengzhou airport, also in China . Both orders are for Magal's fence mounted fiber sensor. Eitan Livneh , President and CEO of Magal S3, commented: "Once these two sites are installed, our PIDS (Perimeter Intrusion Detection System) will be installed in 11 airports across China . To our knowledge, this is more than the combined installed base of the rest of the competition." "Almost ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Dionex Upgrades Security Event Management From Cisco to AccelOps
SANTA CLARA, CA, Aug 10, 2010 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- AccelOps, the integrated data center and cloud service monitoring leader, today announced that Dionex has selected AccelOps to automate, centralize and scale its security and compliance capabilities while dramatically reducing log management costs. Taking advantage of AccelOps' competitive upgrade program, Dionex advanced from their Cisco MARS security appliance to AccelOps virtual appliance to realize greater functionality, interoperability and investment protection. Dionex joins other enterprise customers and service providers migrating from conventional ... market trends, news research and surveys resources

INFORMATION RESOURCES

VidSys Physical Security Information Management Solution
VidSys is leading the evolution of Physical Security Information Management. ( PSIM) software. VidSys software collects and correlates security information ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Information Security Risk Assessment GAO Practices of Leading ...
management and 16 related information security management practices that GAO .... information security management, we studied the practices of four ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
GAO-03-1165T Homeland Security: Information Sharing ...
The Federal Information Security Management Act of 2002 (FISMA) .... homeland security networking and information management support for ...
REAL TIME
SECURITY INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
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QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
Any recommendations on Security Information Management (SIM ...
Does anyone have any experience with the above? Do you have any other recommendations? I'm also open to hearing about for-fee options, but I'm mainly interested in free ones for now. :-) posted March 25, 2009 in Information Security | Closed Share This I haven't used either, but this legendary moniker generally holds true: "You get what you pay for." I would ensure that any decision you make regarding protection is weighed against the importance of what you're trying to protect. If it's for home/small business use, those may do just fine, but if it's for enterprise use, then I would recommend you ...
WikiAnswers - Explain the function of network management system ...
Explain the function of network management system information model and its components-structure of management information smi and management information base mib? A management information base (MIB) is a type of database used to manage the devices in a communications network. It comprises a collection of objects in a (virtual) database used to manage entities (such as routers and switches) in a network. The database is tree-structured and entries are addressed through http://www.answers.com/topic/object-identifier . Objects in the MIB are defined using "Structure of Management Information". The software that ...