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Welcome to our blog series on Big Data Cybersecurity, where we will share key insights on the how and why Apache Metron is designed to address real-world issues of security operations personnel. Our first topic is about real-time enrichment. What does enrichment mean? To best understand what real-time enrichment is about, it is important to […]

Last week, we hosted a webinar: Combating Phishing Attacks: How Big Data Helps Detect Impersonators  where our audience confirmed that is really can take months, or even a year to investigate the repercussions of a breach such as a phishing attack. Due to the complex and dynamic nature of modern attack vectors, we discussed how […]

We are delighted to congratulate Apache Metron  – a big data cybersecurity platform – on achieving top-level project (TLP) status in the Apache Foundation! You can read more about the graduation on the Apache site. Apache Metron is an open source big data cyber security analytics platform supporting real time ingest and analytics to discover […]

This week I attended the 2017 Automotive Cyber Security Summit in Detroit with my colleague Mike Schiebel (General Manager, Cyber Security, Hortonworks). Together, we were speakers in a session entitled “Securing the Connected Car in a Connected World”. Here are highlights of what we presented: How Did We Get Here? A Historical Perspective As the […]

The 2014 Yahoo email hack is a good illustration how a big data security analytics platform such as Apache Metron can make it easier to detect, investigate, assess, and remediate threats in your environment.  In this article I will describe how to setup and configure Apache Metron to detect a recent cyber attack on Yahoo, […]