The following is an excerpt from an independently published 451 Research Report, “Applied Behavior Analytics: Don’t be an Outlier”.
Security is broken. Enterprises are embracing new strategies centered on applied behavior analytics to better fight the cybercriminals that find ways around traditional security efforts. Behavior analytics, based on statistical analysis of users, machines and traffic, detects abnormal activity indicating a potential threat in the network. According to Eric Ogren, Senior Analyst at 451 Research Group, applied behavior analytics is one of the top security trends of 2016.
Key Takeaways include:
- Aligning your Web Behavior Analytics (WBAs) with your business requirements
- Why WBA is a fundamentally different approach than WAFs (Web Application Firewalls)
- Recommendations for vendors and enterprises for their security concerns