Splunk Software to Help Investigate Security Incidents and Ensure
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK), provider of the leading software platform for
real-time operational intelligence, today announced that Symantec
(NASDAQ: SYMC) has selected Splunk® Enterprise 6 to help bolster its
security intelligence operations. Through this partnership, Symantec
will centralize, monitor and analyze security-related data in Splunk
Enterprise to help investigate incidents and detect advanced threats.
Symantec will also use Splunk software to ensure comprehensive
compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) and the Payment Card Industry Data
Security Standard (PCI DSS).
“With today’s threat landscape, it’s critical that we react quickly to
identify and respond to any type of threat, especially advanced threats
that continue to increase in complexity,” said Julie Talbot-Hubbard,
chief security officer, Symantec. “Our efforts, in combination with
Splunk software, demonstrate that we are implementing best practices to
not only protect our customers and partners, but also help with
addressing critical customer problems.”
“Symantec is more than a valued Splunk customer, they also are a strong
partner as together we help businesses and organizations tackle the
toughest cybersecurity threats in the world,” said Haiyan Song, vice
president of security markets, Splunk. “We look forward to seeing the
Symantec security team’s accomplishments with Splunk software.”
Go to the Splunk website to learn more about why
more than 2,800 organizations use Splunk Enterprise as a big data
security intelligence platform for real-time detection of advanced
threats, incident investigation and response, forensics, security and
compliance reporting, fraud detection and centralized log management.
About Splunk Inc.
Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) provides the leading software platform for
real-time Operational Intelligence. Splunk® software and cloud services
enable organizations to search, monitor, analyze and visualize
machine-generated big data coming from websites, applications, servers,
networks, sensors and mobile devices. More than 7,000 enterprises,
government agencies, universities and service providers in over 90
countries use Splunk software to deepen business and customer
understanding, mitigate cybersecurity risk, prevent fraud, improve
service performance and reduce cost. Splunk products include Splunk®
Enterprise, Splunk Cloud™, Splunk Storm®, Hunk™: Splunk Analytics for
Hadoop and premium Splunk Apps. To learn more, please visit http://www.splunk.com/company.
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