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2022 Gartner® Magic Quadrant for SIEM. See why Splunk is a 9-time Leader.
2022 Gartner® Magic Quadrant for SIEM. See why Splunk is a 9-time Leader.

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Incident investigation and forensics

Combat threats with advanced analytics at scale, and investigate and respond to security incidents in seconds with automation.



Incident investigations and response are too slow

Attackers can breach your defenses and exfiltrate data quickly and quietly. Mean time to detect, investigate, triage and respond to threats isn’t fast enough — a typical investigation or response sequence can take minutes, hours or more.


Investigations at machine speed

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Gain the visibility you need

Detect malicious behavior when it happens and kickstart investigations immediately.

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Connect the dots

Correlate data and alerts across disparate sources to gain contextual understanding of an incident.

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Automate decisions and actions

Automate investigations for quick insights and responses in seconds.

See everything so you can stop anything

If you want to stop threats across your environment, you have to have eyes everywhere. Splunk provides deep insight so you can see threats before they become a problem.

Splunk has given us an opportunity to consolidate that view across our ships and 10 corporate offices around the world. We now have the ability to bring that data together, and interrogate it in ways that we’ve never been able to do before.

Gary Eppinger, Chief Information Security Officer and Global Privacy Officer, Carnival Corp.

Investigate threats in seconds

Lower your mean time to detect (MTTD) and mean time to respond (MTTR) to threats by orchestrating investigation tasks across multiple security products, and using playbooks to automate security actions at machine speed.


Amplify your team’s impact

Orchestrate and automate repetitive security tasks, investigation and response so your security team can do more with the people you already have.

Splunk SOAR saves us 35 hours per week — about five hours per day. We can now finally focus on the important tasks.

Tibor Földesi, Security Analyst, Norlys


A unified security operations platform

An integrated ecosystem of best-of-breed technologies helps you detect, manage, investigate, hunt, contain and remediate threats.

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Investigate in seconds by leveraging Splunk integrations

Splunk Cloud, Splunk Enterprise Security and Splunk SOAR support thousands of applications that expand Splunk’s capabilities in security, all available for free on Splunkbase.

Learn more about incident investigation and forensics

Incident investigation and forensics is the process of discovery around security and other incidents in an IT environment. DevSecOps and other security teams rely on incident investigation and forensics best practices, as part of incident management, to understand the root cause of incidents that occur, to respond swiftly and prevent future incidents.

See what Splunk can do for you

Work smarter. Increase efficiency and productivity. Investigate and respond in seconds.