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Use Central Log Management for Security Event Monitoring Use Cases

Published: 12 October 2016

ID: G00299625

Analyst(s): Toby Bussa , Kelly Kavanagh


Security and risk management leaders seek to improve threat monitoring and detection capabilities, regardless if they are starting from scratch or already have capabilities in place. The use of central log management tools can address these cases, in addition to traditional compliance use cases.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Improve Basic Threat Detection and Incident Response Capabilities
    • Recommendations and Cautions
  • Use Central Log Management to Maximize SIEM Tool Investments
    • Recommendations and Cautions
  • Representative Vendors and Providers

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