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Suricata or Zeek? The answer is both.
If you apply Pereto’s Principal (the 80/20 rule) to network security, about 80% of incidents are caused...
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Four Key Elements for Comprehensive Network Threat Detection
Today’s cybersecurity landscape is a mix of old and new threats. Many of the attacks that organizations...
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Getting Network Visibility into East-West Traffic
Getting highly granular “everywhere” visibility continues to be a significant challenge for organizations...
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ZeekWeek 2019: 5 Things Network Security Pros Should Know about Zeek
As the annual ZeekWeek conference kicks off – here are X things network security professionals should...
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Make it Harder to Hide: 3 Techniques for Conducting Threat Hunting at Scale
The law of large numbers theorem facilitates threat hunting at scale on large networks because it isolates...
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Open Source Security Tools and Threat Hunting: The 10 Most Read Bricata Posts on Cybersecurity in 2018
Every week we publish a blog post where we dive into a topic or study around network security. In 2018,...
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Network Visibility: Can You Analyze Encrypted Traffic for Cybersecurity Threats?
We get this question a lot: Can you analyze encrypted traffic for cyber threats? It just came up again...
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Here is How Open Source DIY Fatigue Saps Cybersecurity Resources
Open source security tools often start as cost-saving DIY projects inside cybersecurity organizations,...
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7 Simple but Effective Threat Hunting Tips from a Veteran Threat Hunter
Threat hunting is the process of looking for malicious activities that have evaded existing detection...
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The Bro Project Renames Bro IDS to Zeek IDS
One of the most powerful cybersecurity tools you have never heard of just got a new name. The team leading...
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Zeek IDS [formerly known as Bro] is One of the Most Powerful Cybersecurity Tools You’ve Never Heard Of
Zeek IDS  — formerly known as Bro IDS — is around 20 years old, but awareness of the technology...
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How Zeek IDS can Help Security Capture Institutional Knowledge for Cyber Alert Enrichment and Better Network Traffic Analysis
A presentation at BroCon will demonstrate how Bro IDS can be used to capture institutional knowledge...
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