. https://corpblog.viasat.com/inside-viasats-cyber-security-operations-center/
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Viasat’s growing CSOC offers cybersecurity to government and private sector customers in the U.S. and beyond. The modern battlespace is all about combined arms. All the various weapons of war – infantry, tanks, artillery, aircraft – must operate in tight coordination, enhancing each other’s strengths so that the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. For the cyber-warriors at Viasat’s Cyber Security Operations Center, or CSOC, the battlefield is digital but the tactics are the same. The people who keep our data safe from thieves and spies have to work as a team. “Within a 24-hour period we analyze over 4.5 billion security events across our network,” said Ken Peterman, Viasat’s president of Government Systems. The cyber-warriors in the CSOC know it’s not enough to spot a potential threat and warn a customer. To be effective, the CSOC must quickly determine which security events are benign, and which is a hacker trying to breach a network or infect a computer and act accordingly. READ MORE