A framework for security operations centres (SOCs) presented at ITWeb 2014

by Alapan Arnab, Pierre Jacobs,

Summary : There are a number of frameworks that cover SOC technology components, such as SIEM frameworks, or eGRC frameworks, or even log management frameworks. With the increased awareness of cyber security threats, many enterprises wish to either build their own SOC or outsource to a service provider. However, without a common understanding of what services a SOC should offer, or indeed what services are relevant to a specific enterprise, SOC implementations can often become simple technology implementations, where the ROI is not completely realised. This session will present a comprehensive framework for SOCs which encompasses the technical and business components. less