2018-02-13T17:45:00Z

What is your primary use case for AT&T AlienVault USM?


How do you or your organization use this solution?

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Real User

This is a SIEM solution that our customers use in an on-premises deployment.

2019-08-12T05:55:00Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReseller

The primary use cases for this solution are log management, security events correlation, and any other enterprise use cases for SIEM (new plugins development, correlation rules development, risk assessment, and asset management).

2019-04-24T10:55:00Z
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Real User

We use AlienVault to collect all mission-critical logs and to pull data directly from G Suite. It provides our small IT operation with an easy-to-use tool to assess our security operations.

2018-12-23T18:41:00Z
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Top 20Real User

We have used AlienVault for our security monitoring for threat protection and compliance management. We've seen an improvement against malware and viruses. It has definitely eased our concerns so we can focus on other things.

2018-12-17T17:56:00Z
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Real User

We use it to gain security visibility and to meet compliance. We're not just a customer but we're a partner as well. We've deployed this into thousands of organizations and we continue to see that happening. It's a great tool.

2018-12-12T10:23:00Z
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Top 10Real User

* MDR provider * Logs aggregation * Vulnerability assessments * Some automation. We needed a way to see all of these items under one pane of glass without spending incredible amounts of money on log aggregation, vulnerability assessments, etc., then putting it all together with an IR platform.

2018-11-26T19:38:00Z
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Top 10Real User

AlienVault USM is a single pane of glass solution. It has not only SIEM capabilities but also other capabilities. AlienVault USM Anywhere is easy to deploy with their cloud-based model, and deploying the required agents on-prem (or in the cloud) is quick and easy. USM Anywhere also takes care of reporting for ISO and PCI, allowing you to pull reports for auditors at a moment's notice.

2018-11-13T13:52:00Z
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Consultant

Our initial need which brought us to acquire this solution was to be in compliance with GDPR requirements. Our environment is cloud-based (specifically AWS).

2018-11-06T17:35:00Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

We use AWS for our application platform and wanted a SIEM that was easy to deploy as a service and that had functionality and integrations focused on AWS. We found AlienVault was the best on price vs features and the team at AlienVault worked hard to make sure we were happy during our on-boarding. Features are rolled out fast and issues addressed quickly. The integration of OTX out-of-box and at no additional cost was a real selling point and the AWS features made it a clear winner.

2018-10-29T09:48:00Z
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Top 20Real User

We use it for the intrusion protection on our firewall. It's monitoring all our incoming traffic from the outside world through a firewall.

2018-10-21T07:40:00Z
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User

As a product-agnostic Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP), AlienVault USM is one of several SIEM solutions we utilize in our Security Operation Center (SOC). We deploy, manage, and monitor the solution for other clients, and we use it for ourselves. As do most SIEMs, AlienVault allows us a central location to monitor the cybersecurity of an IT environment. It's impossible to avoid 100% of attacks, so after setting up defenses, the next best thing is to have 24/7 eyes-on-glass to be able to quickly respond to incidents as they happen.

2018-10-19T17:15:00Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReseller

Our use of the solution is all over the map. We use it for our own internal use. We use it in our security operations center. We're a reseller, we're an MSSP, and a Professional Services provider, so we do a lot of professional services on the platform. It's a standard SIEM solution and is used for log collection, log management, event correlation, alarming, and reporting.

2018-09-16T12:32:00Z
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User

I use AlienVault to comply with PCI DSS requirements. For on-premises, I am using the AlienVault USM All-In-One 150A Virtual Appliance.

2018-08-29T14:16:00Z
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Top 20Real User

Our primary use case is Security Information and Event Management, as well as forensic analysis.

2018-08-16T08:29:00Z
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Real User

It's part of our PCI compliance.

2018-08-14T07:42:00Z
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Real User

Our primary use of AlienVault is as a SIEM tool.

2018-08-12T06:33:00Z
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Real User

My company wanted to get software which would be able to monitor resources in AWS, mainly IDS in one cumulative GUI, then add extra requirements with AlienVault match.

2018-06-06T07:15:00Z
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User

This is a jack of all trades (master of none) SIEM/IDS/vulnerability management/OSSEC/NetFlow solution. We use it primarily as a SIEM and IDS solution.

2018-02-13T17:45:00Z
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