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How to Create SIEM Correlation Rules

SIEM (Security Information and Event Management) systems play a crucial role in modern cybersecurity frameworks. They collate log and event data from an array of sources within an organization's network, facilitating real-time analysis and long-term storage of this crucial information to uphold security standards. A core component of SIEM's effectiveness lies in its correlation rules, which are designed to detect...

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Three Steps to Reduce False Positives and Alert Fatigue in Your SIEM

In the realm of cybersecurity, Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) systems are indispensable tools for monitoring and analyzing an organization's security posture in real-time. However, one of the hurdles that security professionals often encounter is the prevalence of false positives which can overwhelm analysts and obscure genuine threats. This article explores strategies to minimize false positives in SIEM systems,...

UTMStack Unveils Commercial License for its Correlation Engine and SDK: A Boon for Organizations Developing SIEM or XDR Solutions

In a significant move to empower organizations in bolstering their security infrastructure, UTMstack has announced the commercialization of its Correlation Engine and Software Development Kit (SDK) under a commercial license. This strategic initiative paves the way for organizations aiming to develop their own Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) or Extended Detection and Response (XDR) solutions by leveraging the state-of-the-art...

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Build a 24/7 Security Operations Center (SOC) with Free and Open Source Technologies

Introduction Welcome to our comprehensive guide on building a 24/7 Security Operations Center (SOC) using free and open-source technologies. In the digital age, protecting your organization's information assets has never been more important. Cyber threats are constantly evolving, and organizations of all sizes and industries are vulnerable to attacks. A well-structured and well-equipped SOC plays a pivotal role in an organization’s...

Top Five Free and Open Source SIEM

In an age where cybersecurity is paramount, organizations must be vigilant in protecting their digital assets and sensitive information. Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solutions are crucial in this endeavor, as they provide comprehensive visibility into an organization’s cybersecurity posture. While there are many commercial SIEM tools on the market, the pursuit of truly free and open-source SIEM solutions...

The Future of Cybersecurity: Unleashing the Power of AI and Threat Intelligence

Introduction The rapidly evolving landscape of cybersecurity is witnessing the genesis of new paradigms, redefining the ways we perceive threat detection and response. Traditional approaches to cybersecurity are proving less effective against the sophistication of modern cyber threats. Among the many possible solutions, the integration of Threat Intelligence (TI) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) stands as an impressive contender, aiming to set...

UTMStack Unveils Ground-breaking Artificial Intelligence to Revolutionize Cybersecurity Operations

Doral, Florida UTMStack, a leading innovator in cybersecurity solutions, has announced a significant breakthrough in the field of cybersecurity - an Artificial Intelligence (AI) system that performs the job of a security analyst, promising to transform cybersecurity practices forever. The Cybersecurity Landscape In an era marked by an explosion of cyber threats and the requirement for 24/7 monitoring, cybersecurity personnel often find themselves...

The Crucial Role of Log Management in Compliance

Introduction: In today's digital landscape, businesses face a multitude of regulatory requirements designed to safeguard sensitive data and protect individuals' privacy. Compliance with regulations such as HIPAA, GLBA, CMMC, PCI, and others has become paramount, making it essential for organizations to have robust log management solutions in place. Effective log management not only helps organizations meet compliance obligations but also plays...

Mastering CMMC Compliance with UTMStack: A Comprehensive and Technical Approach

Introduction Achieving and maintaining Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) compliance is a critical requirement for organizations operating within the defense industrial base. As a comprehensive SIEM solution, UTMStack offers advanced features and capabilities that not only streamline the compliance process but also inspire confidence in security and protection. In this article, we delve into the technical aspects of UTMStack and explore...

Are XDR System replacing SIEM?

XDR (Extended Detection and Response) systems and SIEM (Security Information and Event Management) systems share some similarities, but they are not exactly the same and do not necessarily replace each other. XDR systems are a newer technology that is designed to provide organizations with a more comprehensive view of their security posture by collecting and analyzing data from multiple sources, such...