Splunk For Online Businesses: A Window into the Mind

By: Michael L’Abbe People love shopping. There’s an inherent thrill in it. Pulling the trigger and buying that one thing that you’ve always wanted can give you a feeling of pure ecstasy. With the advent of online shopping, replicating this feeling is as easy as pressing a button. If you’re an online business owner, your Read more about Splunk For Online Businesses: A Window into the Mind[…]

Splunk and Data Analytics: Make a Difference, not an Inference

By: Michael L’Abbe Take a look at the gas gauge below. Now try and guess how many more miles you can drive before you’re out of gas. 100 miles? 105 miles? It’s impossible to know for sure. Now take a look at the at the second gauge below. 137 miles at 12 miles per gallon. Read more about Splunk and Data Analytics: Make a Difference, not an Inference[…]

Password Complexity, the weakest link in your organization

  By: Zachery Chambers When choosing a password, what is the first thing that comes to your mind? A pet’s name, an important date, or maybe even just the word “Password”?  SplashData, which collates passwords from data breaches in America and Western Europe to build samples, said “123456” was, for the fifth year running, the Read more about Password Complexity, the weakest link in your organization[…]

My Splunk Education – Part 1

  By: Michael L’Abbe Introduction Keyes Information Technology is an information security consulting firm that specializes in the implementation and customization of Splunk solutions for clients across a broad spectrum of specialties. In my time with this organization, I have had the opportunity to work with our certified Splunk Power users and certified architects in multiple Read more about My Splunk Education – Part 1[…]

What is Kali Linux?

  By: Brandon Garcia Kali Linux by Offensive Security – Official LogoKali Linux is an information security tool developed by Offensive Security and released in March 2013. It is a free service that includes over 600 penetration testing tools. The product features multi-language support and is entirely customizable for optimal user accessibility. Kali Linux is Read more about What is Kali Linux?[…]