How Visualization makes it possible presented at HackLu 2011

by Sebastien Tricaud,

Summary : Handling huge amount of data is difficult. Organizations have been deploying Firewall, SIEMS, log management systems and still, attacks occur and find their way into their networks. Events that are being handled are stored in databases, dealt with a dashboard, etc. All these cutting straight access to data for the analyst. Using visualization, when done properly, can not only make you understand the whole picture, but also make you find clues faster than any sort of pattern matching against known attacks. This talk will give examples on how successful visualization has been used by several banks and governmental institutions to quickly find targeted attacks.