Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) is very necessary for every organization, business, and company in the current time for better Cyber Security.
In this article, we will discuss SIEM, SIM, SEM, and other topics related to it. Let’s start this article without any delay.
What is Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)?
SIEM is the abbreviation of Security Information and Event management. This service consists of two technologies, Security Information Management (SIM) and Security Event Management (SEM). The service is provided through SIEM tools.
It is clear from the name that this service is mainly for Event Management and Security Information. You will get alerts if anyone tries to enter your network or server. This service will help in decreasing the rate of Cyber Attacks and Data Breaching.
How will this service help in reducing the rate of Cyber Attacks?
This service has many rules. It works on these sets of rules. We have mentioned some of these rules on which this Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) works.
- Repeat Attack-Login Source: The algorithm of this service is very clear. If anyone tries to attempt to log in on your network but fails for more than three times from a single host within one minute, you will be alerted that someone is attempting to log in to your system and network. This service has the main goal to alert you about password guessing, brute force attacks.
- Virus Detection and Removal: In this rule, Security Information and Event Management detects any virus or malware on your network and removes it from your network and system to make it safe. If it fails in removal, there is another rule for failure.
- Virus Identified but failed to Remove: In several cases, this service fails in the removal of virus and malware. In such cases, it will alert you about that virus and malware.
- Repeat Attack-Firewall: It will alert you in the case of continuous Firewall drop, reject, or deny from the same IP address. It s goal is to alert you about scans, and worm propagation.
There are many other working rules for Security Information and Event Management. But, we have selected the best among them.
These were the points by which this service provides better Security Information. Now, we will see how this whole process works.
How this whole process works?
It will be interesting to know the working process of this system. This section of our article will clear your all doubts.
This service works with the help of SIEM tools. SIEM tools collect logs or raw packets from the network or system of your organization or company. Using these syslogs and raw packets, these tools will provide you the insights into your network. It will help you in keeping an eye on your network and infrastructure. Due to this, you can know what is happening on your network. It will make your monitoring system strong.
There are two ways to share your logs with System Information and Event Management Tools. First way is to install log pushing agent on your server. It will automatically shares all logs to the SIEM tool. An alternate way is to send logs to these tools manually using log sharing services.
This service will strengthen the IT-infrastructure of your organization or business. It is costly but will make your business and organization safe from attackers and hackers.
Conclusion: Security Information and Event Management
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