October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) and an opportune time to remind every organization of the importance of “awareness” to their cybersecurity programs.
I fully realize you’re already well-aware of the relentless stream of global cyberattacks against organizations and individuals every day. And we all know that security teams are drowning in a sea of alerts in large part driven by a defense-in-depth strategy with layers of protection that aren’t integrated and create a massive amount of logs and events. Not to mention the numerous threat feeds most organizations subscribe to – from commercial sources, open source, government, industry and existing security vendors. What more do we need to be aware of?