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Security Visibility in Under An Hour with AlienVault USM

  • Friday, August 09, 2013 at 1:00 PM EDT (2013-08-09 17:00:00 UTC)
  • Christopher Melie


  • AlienVault

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Learn how to get complete network security visibility in under an hour with AlienVault. AlienVaults Unified Security Management platform puts complete security visibility within fast, easy and affordable reach of security teams who need to do more with less.

Join Christopher Meile, Director, WW Systems Engineering, as he walks you through the most popular product features and SIEM use cases, including:

Threat detection and risk assessment

  • Prioritizing risk through correlation of Internet reputation, threat severity and asset vulnerability . Risk assessment and vulnerability reports of affected assets
  • Threat detection through correlation of firewall logs & Windows events . Data collection and correlation from a Cisco ASA firewall to detect a network scan or worm behavior.
  • Detection of brute force attack leveraging OSSEC HIDS agents

Log management

  • A forensic view into stored logs
  • Tips for quickly browsing through collected logs and how to export those into reports

Compliance Reporting

  • Mapping controls to generate quick and accurate compliance reports for:
  • PCI DSS, HIPAA, ISO 27002, SOX, GPG 13

Speaker Bio

Christopher Melie

Chris has been in Information Technology since 1998. With a career launched in troubleshooting, the first 5 years were focus on problem solving of applications, hosts, and networks. After a few years of fixing "the broken", spent the next few years in network administration focusing on better design. In 2000 started focusing energies on Network Security. This led into a term of developing global managed service offerings around Firewall, IDS, and Authentication services. Following 5 years of managed services and trying to help organizations get ahead of their NETSEC visibility obstacle, Chris began assisting organizations architect and implement SIEM and NETSEC visibility projects. For the last 7 years Chris has focused his professional energy on helping clients view and triangulate critical data for the end result of better awareness and threat response.

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