In contrast to SIEM, log management plays a rather subordinate role in the IT security context. This is not entirely justified, because it offers many advantages that are otherwise associated with the topic of SIEM.
OT security – i.e. the protection of operational technology, production facilities, industrial plants or infrastructure facilities – is still in the shadows.
The key to early detection of complex threats is to recognize signs of attack from as many parts of the attack chain as possible.
Log management describes the centralized storage of event logs and the ability to search and analyze this data. The benefits of a solid log management solution are manifold and span different areas.