It’s a theme that seems common in TED Talks lately, and one we’ve even covered before on the blog. Though this particular talk sheds light on an angle which I hadn’t considered before watching David’s talk. “The number of bank tellers has DOUBLED since the ATM was invented.” It seems so counterintuitive, until you consider … Continue reading Will automation take away all our jobs?
The App Spotlight series highlights new or recently updated Phantom Apps. Today we’re highlighting the integration between Phantom’s Security Automation and Orchestration (SA&O) platform and the Farsight Security DNSDB threat intelligence solution. Two of the most popular investigational security actions automated with the Phantom platform are lookup ip, which provides reverse DNS information, and lookup … Continue reading App Spotlight: Farsight Security DNSDB—Incorporate DNS intelligence into automated investigations
Your existing security infrastructure probably observes lots of scanning, or reconnaissance, activity every day. While a great portion of this activity can be attributed to the noise generated on the Internet, it can also be an early warning signal to a full on attack. A classic problem for security teams is dealing with this type of … Continue reading Playbook Series: Triage Reconnaissance Alerts
Friends and Phantom Community Members – It’s been over a year since we launched Phantom, and it’s amazing to see how it has grown. Phantom is now trusted by the world’s largest commercial enterprises and government agencies. While that is a big responsibility, our mission and community focus hasn’t changed and thousands of you now … Continue reading Phantom Announces $13.5 Million Series B Financing Led by Kleiner Perkins
I joined Phantom just before the holiday, and I’ll be working with our clients in the Southeastern US. The end of year season offers a rare luxury of time when joining a new company to reflect on the big picture as much as the details. I had one of those “big picture” moments over the … Continue reading Security Automation – A Free Puppy?
The Playbook Series on our blog remains one of our most popular content features. With dozens of posts in the series, we thought it would be interesting to showcase three of the most popular Phantom Playbooks from the year. First up is the Ransomware Playbook. Phantom can ingest either a suspicious file or file hash … Continue reading Top 3 Phantom Playbooks for 2016
Feedback about the Phantom security automation and orchestration platform is incredibly important to all of us here at Phantom. As the product manager for the Phantom platform, I’m a strong believer of listening to current and future customers, as well as the ever-growing membership of the Phantom community. Our most recent patch release to the … Continue reading Phantom Releases Patch Update to 2.0 Platform