Cybersecurity Analytics is the use of analytics delivering tools to surveil the activities taking place within a network along with making use of huge historic data sets to draw patterns and detect any anomalies or suspicious acts in the secured ecosystem.
Let us look at the top 5 reasons as to why Cybersecurity Analytics is the savior amidst raging cyber threats.
1. Malicious Activities’ Forecast – A cybersecurity analytics tool tracks certain behaviors of the system and network. Normally, a system wouldn’t be able to recognize a threat is about to happen, but with a blend of past and present data, cybersecurity analytics draw reports any abnormal behaviors that must have caused any attacks or strikes previously and stand a chance to display similar or enhanced vulnerabilities to the network. For example, the infiltration of malware that had occurred previously because of an unsecured P2P network will be recorded in the system and when any new node joins and tries to access the system without authorization quick alerts are raised.