Cognitive security solutions such as IBM Watson for Cyber Security help analysts process overwhelming amounts of threat data during incident investigations
IBM's Watson for Cyber Security assisted in protecting the pinnacle of tennis achievement, Wimbledon, from cyberattacks.
Cognitive security tools enable SOC analysts to bridge gaps in intelligence, speed and accuracy, and empowers team leaders to address the IT skills gap.
During the 28 years that IBM has been helping Wimbledon manage its digital platforms, the cybersecurity landscape has changed dramatically.
It's natural for security professionals to be nervous, but Watson is designed to augment the role of the cognitive analyst, not replace it entirely.
Cognitive security solutions such as Watson can help businesses of all sizes save money and reduce the impact of a cyberattack.
QRadar Advisor with Watson is not meant to replace humans in the SOC. Instead, it is designed to help analysts make better decisions more quickly.
Can IBM QRadar Advisor with Watson save the world? We won't know until it matures, but Watson has already shown great potential to assist SOC analysts.
At InterConnect, IBM Security GM Marc van Zadelhoff explained how cognitive technology can revolutionize cybersecurity and the role of the security analyst.
Watson proved to be a fast learner during its test run in the Smarttech SOC, eventually becoming a trusted adviser to the team's analysts.