Knight said the fact that Advantage already had a comprehensive knowledge of LogRhythm was invaluable as it allowed the new security framework to be up and running very quickly . “ By using their team of experts , it meant our internal IT team did not have to fully understand the complexities of the platform before we could put it into action ,” he said
Advantage also worked to include a stream of New Zealand-specific security data into the system , including Malware
We know that we now have better visibility of all our security logs and events
Free Networks from the New Zealand Government Security Bureau , to further improve protection . This data helps to identify localized threats that may have already been flagged by other organisations .
With the LogRhythm SIEM platform now fully functional and receiving logs from a range of core systems , Knight said the biggest benefit has been ‘ peace of mind ’.
“ We know that we now have better visibility of all our security logs and events ,” he said . “ We can be confident that any misconfigurations , breaches , or unauthorized access of our systems will be quickly picked up .”