Blog Posts Tagged with "Business Intelligence"


Are Your Security Metrics “Top Five" Worthy?

July 09, 2012 Added by:Tripwire Inc

In conversations with infosec executives, a common question is “What should I really be measuring?,” or they make comments like “I report on a lot of things, but I am not sure what the top security indicators are that I should roll up to my executive team.” Here are the five characteristics of effective metrics...

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CIOs and Securing Data with Analytics

April 19, 2012 Added by:Bill Gerneglia

This expanding rate of potential threats call for a new way to approach corporate data security. The latest approach is one that is based on intelligence and BI tools. Security intelligence applies advanced analytics and automation technology to the collection of information from hundreds of sources across an organization...

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Controlling Valuable Data By Using Maps

November 10, 2011 Added by:Brent Huston

As the battle rages, attackers look for every angle they can leverage in order to access your data. Our team has spent countless hours discussing the importance of identifying what ‘valuable data’ means, learning where that data lives, and understanding how it is accessed...

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Spotting an Information Hoarder

November 08, 2011 Added by:Joel Harding

Information is power. Those who control information understand they wield a very powerful tool, they share information with only those they decide need to see that information. One who controls information within an organization can manipulate others, whether consciously or unconsciously...

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Information Gathering - Lessons from The Big Short

August 11, 2011 Added by:Bozidar Spirovski

Regardless of whether you need to collect information on a potential competitor, the target of a penetration test, for financial spread betting and derivatives trading, or even for financial research of a company there are several lessons that the "The Big Short" teaches us...

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Using Open Source Business Intelligence Tools

February 09, 2011 Added by:Rahul Neel Mani

Open source BI tools do not have the same richness of features that the large BI tools have. There is a downside to this gap because many people have a need for those more advanced features. The good is that the open source products are less complex to configure and use for basic purposes...

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