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DataVisor Revolutionizes Fraud Detection to Catch “Sleeper Cells” Before They Strike

DataVisor announced the general availability of the DataVisor User Analytics Service, a solution that catches fraudulent user accounts at incubation stages for consumer-facing online services. The new offering, powered by DataVisor’s unique unsupervised big data analytics, discovers new, unknown attacks in the wild without relying on any prior knowledge of attacks.

Splunk Advances Analytics-Driven Security Solutions by Extending User Behavior Analytics into SIEM

Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK), provider of the leading software platform for real-time Operational Intelligence, announced major advancements in its security analytics portfolio with new versions of Splunk® User Behavior Analytics 2.2 (UBA) and Splunk Enterprise Security 4.1 (ES). The new capabilities of Splunk UBA and Splunk ES provide customers the best union of machine learning, anomaly detection, context-enhanced correlation and rapid investigation capabilities.

Niara Enhances Security Analytics Platform with Modular and Data-Agnostic Behavioral Analytics

Niara, a provider of security analytics for attack detection and incident response, announced that the latest release of its security analytics platform analyzes any data source and supports the customization of its behavioral analytics modules, providing organizations with complete visibility into attacks and risky behaviors inside their environments.

Celebrity Photo Hack Shows Need for End-to-End Data Security

How safe is your Big Data repository? In this podcast, the Radio Free HPC team discusses the recent iCloud theft of celebrity photos. Henry thinks this is simply the data breach of the week and that the real issue is the need for two-factor authentication and end-to-end security.

Symantec Big Data Cloud Hub to Fight Targeted Attacks

Creating a centralized information-sharing big data hub to help customers spot and pre-empt top-shelf custom-built malware.