Streamline Incident Response with USM Anywhere and Jira

October 18, 2017 | Jeff Olen
Jeff Olen

Jeff Olen

Product Manager

Jeff joined the AlienVault product management team in 2016, with a primary focus on the USM Anywhere platform. He has more than 15 years of experience managing award-winning software products in a variety of industries including security, education, legal and digital media.

October 18, 2017 | Jeff Olen

Streamline Incident Response with USM Anywhere and Jira

The recent data breach at Equifax is the latest cautionary tale for what can happen when the response to a threat lags behind the initial detection. The vulnerability that ultimately led to the breach was correctly identified, but the delay in patching the affected systems created a window of opportunity for attackers to exploit it. On this front, Equifax is…

September 14, 2017 | Jeff Olen

Security Orchestration with the AlienApp for Palo Alto Networks Next-Generation Firewall

At AlienVault, we’re passionate about simplifying the way organizations detect and respond to today’s ever-evolving threat landscape. Our USM Anywhere™ solution is built upon a highly extensible platform that includes a growing collection of AlienApps™, extending the threat detection and security orchestration capabilities of USM Anywhere to other security tools that your IT team…

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August 8, 2017 | Jeff Olen

Shine a Light on the Dark Web with USM Anywhere

Ask any security professional what keeps them up at night, and it won’t be long before the conversation turns to compromised user credentials. And research suggests that there are good reasons for this. According to the latest Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report, a whopping 81% of hacking-related breaches leveraged either stolen or weak passwords. Establishing and communicating a policy…

July 18, 2017 | Jeff Olen

Detecting Identity-Based Threats with the AlienApp for Okta

USM Anywhere is one of the few truly cloud-native security monitoring solutions built to centrally monitor both cloud and on-premises environments. Many cloud-savvy organizations that rely on USM Anywhere to monitor their Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure environments also use Okta as their identity and access management solution. Today, we introduced a new AlienApp for Okta that enables you…

June 6, 2017 | Jeff Olen

Incident Response with USM Anywhere AlienApps for Palo Alto Networks, Carbon Black & ServiceNow

Only 15% of IT security professionals consider their incident response processes to be mature. That’s according to the 2016 SANS Incident Response Survey. That survey also found that the median time to response (TTR) of detected incidents hovers between 2 to 7 days. These results, while dismal, may come as little surprise to most IT security professionals, who contend daily with an ever-changing…

May 2, 2017 | Jeff Olen

AlienVault USM Anywhere and Cisco Umbrella: Move Quickly from Detection to Protection

AlienVault® Unified Security Management™ (USM™) helps security professionals quickly assess and prioritize the most severe threats facing their environment. While detecting threats is obviously a necessary first step, executing an appropriate response in a timely manner can be challenging, especially given the myriad of tools that may be deployed as part of the overall security infrastructure. USM…