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Use Case

Advanced threat detection

Uncover sophisticated threats and malicious insiders that bypass traditional detection methods.

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challenge

You can’t stop what you can’t see

Advanced threats are elusive. Without comprehensive security monitoring and data-centric analysis, these threats may otherwise go unnoticed — damaging your business reputation and finances.

solution

Rapidly detect Advanced Persistent Threats (APT)

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Spot anomalies

Monitor for malicious behavior and stop it fast.

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Enrich with threat intelligence

Combine internal and external intelligence data to get a holistic view of security threats.

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Detect in seconds

Use real-time streaming analytics to quickly detect suspicious and malicious behaviors.

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Combat threats with actionable analytics

Protect your business and mitigate risk at scale with data-driven insights from Splunk Enterprise Security.

Since implementing Splunk ES as the brain in our security nerve center, we have found Splunk to be the right solution to quickly and effectively create and implement security analytics across a wide array of data sources and security use cases ... Splunk has made it very easy to ingest data from different sources and then present them in a way that is meaningful to stakeholders, such as our board or other leadership.

Senior Vice President, Chief Global Security Officer, Aflac

Risk-based alerting

Conquer alert fatigue, attribute risk to users and systems, map alerts to cybersecurity frameworks and trigger alerts when risk exceeds thresholds.

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Scalable real-time streaming analytics

Our advanced security detections enable better  situational awareness and rapid response times to suspicious behavior. They effectively combat insider threats, credential access and compromise, lateral movement and living off the land.

Replacing our previous SIEM with Splunk Enterprise Security has dramatically improved our ability to effectively monitor and secure our complex hybrid environment. At the same time, using Splunk Cloud has helped ensure we have the flexibility we need to respond to the evolving threat landscape.

Nick Bleech, Head of Information Security, Travis Perkins PLC

ProductS

A unified security operations platform

Our integrated ecosystem of technologies helps you detect, manage, investigate, hunt, contain and remediate threats.

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Incident Management

Bring full context to high-priority incidents so you can respond quickly and confidently.

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Automation & Orchestration

Orchestration, automation and response to increase SOC productivity and accelerate investigations.

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Threat hunting

Use predictive analytics and machine learning to identify and mitigate threats before they happen.

Integrations

Detect faster with Splunk integrations

Splunk Cloud and Splunk Enterprise Security support 2,800 + applications that expand Splunk’s capabilities in security — all available for free on Splunkbase.

Learn more about advanced threat detection

Advanced threat detection is a method of monitoring infrastructure to identify attacks that bypass traditional security prevention techniques. It often relies on techniques including endpoint monitoring, signature- and behavior-based detection, malware sandboxing and user and entity behavior analytics.

The purpose of advanced threat detection is to detect and mitigate an advanced attack proactively before it escalates to a breach. Doing so reduces the number and severity of compromises and improves the security of the environment. Advanced threat detection is critical to protecting data and should be integrated into an organization’s security program.

Some common strategies for advanced threat detection include creating a broad test repository, understanding the behavior of benign software and collecting data continuously to detect anomalies. Malware sandboxing is a way to isolate an application from other programs and networks so that it can execute without impacting other resources. Predictive analytics is another strategy for advanced threat detection that can help to identify malicious behavior. Signature and behavior-based threat detection is also widely used to uncover potentially malicious payloads.

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