The Challenges and Opportunities of Big Data in Cybersecurity
While big data is a challenge to defend, big data concepts are now applied extensively across the cybersecurity industry.
The things that make big data what it is – high velocity, variety, and volume – make it a challenge to defend. And it presents a tempting target for potential attackers.
But big data technologies are also being used to help cybersecurity, since many of the same tools and approaches can be used to collect log and incident data, process it quickly, and spot suspicious activity...