I recently sat down with Frank Scholl, a Phantom Security Solutions Architect. I wanted to find out more about what a Security Solutions Architect does on a day-to-day basis and how this role enables Phantom customers to be successful with their Security Automation and Orchestration (SA&O) efforts. Frank, describe your role here at Phantom. What … Continue reading A Day in the Life of a Phantom Security Solutions Architect
This multi-part article is focused on selecting the right skills for your SA&O project. In part one, we identified eight skills that you’ll need to be successful. They are:
In my previous entry, I wrote about Selecting Tools for Orchestration. This multi-part article continues on the theme, focused on selecting the right skills for your project. Intro I’m going to admit something to you: I not very good at the Do-It-Yourself home project thing. I have always been more focused on the art of … Continue reading Selecting the Right Skills for Your SA&O Project (Part 1 of 2)
Custom Lists are a powerful capability of the Phantom platform. Customers typically use Custom Lists to maintain a dynamic list of items that persists on the platform. The function also commonly serves a caching mechanism to reduce overburdening a service. Custom Lists are available on-platform to playbooks and externally to third-party systems. In this blog entry, we will explore … Continue reading Using Custom Lists in Phantom Playbooks
“Playing in an orchestra is completely different to playing on my own. Sometimes I played, sometimes listened; instead of waiting my turn, I sometimes interrupted another player, sometimes I argued, sometimes agreed.” ― Kevin Crossley-Holland, Heartsong In my previous entry, I discussed Selecting Use Cases for Automation. Next comes the exciting part of playbook design—technology … Continue reading Selecting Tools for Orchestration
So what is a use case? What are the sections? I'm glad you asked. Here is my security version of a use case definition document...
Getting started with security automation begins with having the right objectives and goals in place. One of the keys to success is identifying the right use cases, complete with a prioritized roadmap of implementation and measurement. This article starts you on the journey, providing guidance for developing those use cases.