Central log management is an important, but often undervalued, tool for an organization’s threat management capabilities and compliance requirements. Security and risk management leaders can benefit from the adoption of a log management tool for multiple security operations use cases.
- Use a CLM Capability and Tool When There Are Budget and Staff Constraints, Basic Security Monitoring Requirements, and Compliance-Specific Use Cases
- Implement a CLM Approach to Expand Log Collection and Analysis When an SIEM Solution Would Be Too Expensive or Complex
- Invest in CLM Tools With Efficient Storage, Fast Search and Flexible Visualization to Enhance Investigation/Analysis of Security Incidents and Support Threat Hunting
- Ensure That Applicable Factors and Considerations Are Addressed Before Implementing a CLM Solution
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