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Why I Joined Respond Software: Solving Big Problems in Cybersecurity

Why I Joined Respond Software:  Solving Big Problems in Cybersecurity

By Chris Triolo, VP Customer Success, Respond Software   2017 marks my 20th year working in the cybersecurity industry.  Many people have asked m...

Event Log Plumbing: Solving the Problem for Security Engineers

Event Log Plumbing:  Solving the Problem for Security Engineers

Mention to a security engineer that their problem of event log plumbing has finally been solved, and you will hear a big sigh of relief.  Big data ...

The Origins of the Security War Room

The Origins of the Security War Room

This is the true story of how the Security War Room was born, at least for me... In 2001, I was a relatively new Security Operations Center manager...

False Positives and the Confusion Matrix

False Positives and the Confusion Matrix

In recent customer conversations about the Respond Analyst™ questions arose about our “confusion matrix.”  At the root of this is a concern shared ...

Deception: The Trend in Active Defense

Deception:  The Trend in Active Defense

A good friend of mine recently asked for advice on employing deception in an active defense strategy. The goal here is to turn the tables on your a...

An Interview with Fred Thiele: The Current State of Operational Security

An Interview with Fred Thiele:  The Current State of Operational Security

We recently had the opportunity to chat with Fred Thiele. a career security practitioner, consultant, and executive currently working in global fin...

The Evolution of Security Operations Automation

The Evolution of Security Operations Automation

We’ve reached a point where automation in security operations (SecOps) is a necessity. We’re simply not keeping up. For example, the recent NotPety...

The Eight Fragments of SIEM

The Eight Fragments of SIEM

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) was declared dead more than a decade ago, and yet it is still widely deployed in many security pro...

CEO Walk with Mike Armistead, Respond Software and Paul Holland, Foundation Capital

CEO Walk with Mike Armistead, Respond Software and Paul Holland, Foundation Capital

Join Paul Holland, Managing Partner at Foundation Capital and Mike Armistead, CEO/Co-Founder at Respond Software, for the first Foundation Capital ...

An Interview with Massieh Najafi: The Challenges of Automating Analytical Detection

An Interview with Massieh Najafi:  The Challenges of Automating Analytical Detection

We recently had the opportunity to chat with Massieh Najafi, executive VP and head of the data science department at Guardian Analytics. He is a pi...

Probability Theory: The Space Between One and Zero

Probability Theory:  The Space Between One and Zero

The security industry has a real problem with perfectionism.  It’s either a critical asset or it isn’t.  It’s either a vulnerable server or it isn’...

What Are The Biggest Challenges Facing The Cybersecurity Industry?

What Are The Biggest Challenges Facing The Cybersecurity Industry?

What are the biggest challenges facing the cyber security industry in 2017? originally appeared on Quora and republished by Forbes. Answer by Micha...