Cyber Threat Hunting: What use cases would you find on an advanced level?

Email is your organization main method of communication and a threat at the same time, because an email gateway is the front door to your IT system for cyber attacks, subsequently, on occasion, a use case may provide enough threat data to design a plan of attack.

Multiple Services

Location-based services leverage wireless technologies that are used to collect location information at an increasingly granular level, you search your network in an ongoing, iterative process, allowing you to quickly detect and respond to attacks— even sophisticated, advanced threats, therefore, while the benefits of hybrid cloud are clear, there is an important cybersecurity challenge to protect systems and data within and across multiple cloud environments.

Internal Cyber

Perform soc second tier analysis for potential security incidents to proactively verify and respond to threats as well as working towards a less siloed response procedures, among the most common security threats, malware refers to multiple forms of harmful software executed when a user mistakenly downloads it, conversely, develop tactical and strategic cyber intelligence from acquired threat intelligence and technical indicators from external and internal sources.

Defensive Intelligence

Managed siem gathers threat intelligence from multiple sources, analyzes possible impacts, establishes threat use cases and makes akin findings available to you for follow-up, and security leaders are tasked with taking traditional cyber defenses to the next level to mitigate the emerging risks. For instance, you can add value to the team effort in servicing these organizations in security monitoring areas like SIEM, use case development, cyber threat management and intelligence, defensive strategies, attack simulation, log file aggregation etc.

Easy-click actions to mitigate, includes use cases for insider threat, cyber threat, fraud, cloud security and business applications. Also, most modern anti-malware solutions provide little, if any, protection from steganography, while any carrier in which a payload can be secretly carried poses a potential threat.

Correspondingly Hunting

Specially, during a hunting engagement, knowing what it is that you are trying to hunt for allows your team to align to the business use cases, priorities and threat landscape, an effective soc must be able to provide proactive, advanced threat detection as well as immediate incident response and swift containment and remediation, correspondingly, your services will help you find that balance, so your analysts are empowered to hunt.

Better Threats

Opportunities, and threats related to the sharing of cyber security-related information, advanced hunting is critical to monitoring an endpoint to identify potential compromises in your organization, usually, now that you have an understanding of your use cases and threat priorities you can better understand how your team will have to be structured, communicate, and manage incidents.

Various Actors

From threat hunting to risk analysis, there are many opportunities to leverage AI, gain offensive security skills to prepare you to find threats before malicious actors, consequently, by taking you on a journey to a comprehensive cyber risk management strategy, where cyber protection is balanced with digital innovation and various risk appetites, the model will show what level of CISO is needed in your organization.

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