What is SIEM and Why is it So Important?
Cyber-attacks are becoming more common, with a serious IT breach making headlines every other day. Attackers constantly look to exploit any gap in IT systems, applications and hardware. One of the key security approaches to prevent and combat attacks is to identify and respond to security events in real-time to minimize the damage. Security Information and Event Management Software (SIEM) allows security teams to keep on top of security alerts in real-time. In this article we will define what a SIEM solution is, its importance and its benefits. Next, we will present you with an overview of top vendors to help you choose the right SIEM solution for your organization.