Energy & Utilities

Energy is the backbone of industrialized civilization, making it a prime target for cyberattacks from organized criminals and nation states alike. Keeping energy and utilities providers safely operational is as much a matter of public safety as it is a business necessity. Complying with the relevant regulations is crucial.

Energy and utilities organizations must comply with ISO 27001:2013, which provides a model for establishing, implementing, operating, monitoring, reviewing, maintaining, and improving an information security management system to mitigate risks facing these businesses.

The standard includes a recommendation for analyzing and reporting on log data. Using SNARE Agents, you can capture the ISO 27001-mandated logs and send them in real-time to any SIEM for analysis. Meanwhile, the SNARE Central Server provides a centralized collection, analysis, reporting, and archival function for a variety of audit log sources.

SNARE helps you secure your operation and meet compliance requirements by:

  • providing user session logs, privileged user access logs and USB auditing
  • collecting access management activities to support information security controls
  • controlling assets through log collection on all assets
  • logging all authentication failure and logins for all locations, and monitoring privileged user access logs
  • monitoring logs from routers, switches, and UPS for changes to devices being connected to the network
  • improving operational security by collecting all logs from any OS (Windows, Linux, OS, Solaris) along with additional flat file collection from Epilog, file integrity monitoring and UTC clock
  • providing customized reporting to review access to sensitive information.

“Snare’s flexibility to send logs to multiple destinations, over multiple header format and
protocols has allowed us to get all the data needed to send to our (analytics tools). Helping to
meet SOX, PCI compliance and more to analyze clean data.”

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