Security remains one of the top unresolved challenges for business today. Modern attack vectors are much more complex than in the past, yet traditional tools in most companies are often much more narrowly focused.
Combating cybersecurity threats now requires a holistic view and analysis of all relevant information, combined together with a contextual perspective.
Here are some lessons Hortonworks data scientists and security experts have learned that other IT professionals might find useful. Best practices on how to leverage big data and machine learning to investigate a sophisticated attack, and scale modern cybersecurity practices in the face of very complex post-compromise chain of events.