Security Alert Fatigue: How to Wake Up and Take Back Control of your SOC

Adding new security tools to your SOC toolset may help alert you to the newest cyber threats to your business. However, when a zillion unprioritized alerts hit you in a day, you might start treating them like whack-a-mole or the snooze button on your alarm clock. How can you manage security alerts so they are most meaningful to your business, and act on them in an appropriate, timely manner? In this webinar, learn expert tips on how to improve your processes and use orchestration to relieve security alert fatigue, get the most out of your security investments and improve your cyber incident response.

On Demand
1h 00min

Attend this webinar and you'll:

  • Learn how to manage security alerts in a way that is meaningful to your business
  • Get tips on how to effectively respond to alerts in a timely manner and improve response
  • Find out how to overcome "alert fatigue" with orchestration
  • Walk away with ideas on how to get the most out of your security investments

Featured Speakers

  • Christopher Crowley
    Christopher Crowley
    Independent Consultant

    Christopher Crowley has 20 years of experience managing and securing networks, beginning with his first job as an Ultrix and VMS systems administrator at 15 years old. Today, Crowley is a Senior Instructor at the SANS Institute and the course author for the culmination of his thoughts on effective cybersecurity operations. He works with a variety of organizations across industries providing cybersecurity technical analysis, developing and publishing research, sharing expert security insights at conferences, and chairing security operations events. He has provided training to thousands of students globally. Crowley holds a multitude of cybersecurity industry certifications and provides independent consulting services specializing in effective computer network defense via Montance®, LLC, based in Washington, DC. Montance® provides cybersecurity assessments and framework development services that enable clients to develop new security operations centers (SOC) and improve existing security operations. An independent consulting firm, Montance® provides direct, customized services to organizations large and small in the financial, industrial, energy, medical, and defense industries. His current focus is on integrating within existing security operations to fill short term gaps where needed, define effective strategy after careful study. He blends cultural alignment with cybersecurity expertise to implement tactical programs to mature monitoring capability, pen testing, and overall security operations.

  • Travis Smith
    Travis Smith
    Director of Malware Threat Research

    Travis is the Director of Malware Threat Research at Qualys. He has spent the past 15 years in the security industry with a focus on digital forensics and incident response. He holds a wide array of certifications ranging from GIAC Certified Penetration Tester to the CISSP, as well as an MBA with a concentration in information security. Travis has presented his research at conferences worldwide at venues such as BlackHat, RSA, and SecTor.

  • Joan Goodchild
    Joan Goodchild
    Senior Editor
    Dark Reading

    Joan Goodchild is a veteran journalist, editor, and writer who has been covering security for more than a decade. She has written for several publications and previously served as editor-in-chief for CSO Online.

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