Remediation Steps for Threat Alerts in Spiceworks

Get Your Free Copy Now

AlienVault Threat Alerts is based on the world’s largest crowd-sourced threat intelligence repository, AlienVault’s Open Threat Exchange™ (OTX). It provides IT professionals with real-time global threat data and the information they need to defend against threats to their network. AlienVault’s Threat Alerts are built in to Spiceworks to help you identify when potentially malicious IP addresses are interacting with your network. In this guide, you’ll read about tips to remediate the three types of AlienVault alerts you’ll see in Spiceworks: Inbound, Outbound, and Generic alerts.

AlienVault Threat Alerts in Spiceworks helps IT professionals identify and mitigate threats on their network by:

  • Scanning network assets monitored by Spiceworks to look for connections with known malicious hosts
  • Triggering alerts within Spiceworks for any issues that are found
  • Providing remediation advice so Spiceworks users can quickly mitigate the threat