By combining the Elastic Stack together with neural networks we created an automated process for root cause determination which we called ARCANNA (Automated Root Cause Analysis Neural Network Assisted). ARCANNA was created as an open source Elastic plugin which is easy to install and configure.
IT infrastructure and operations teams are finding themselves in a continuous cycle of integrating new devices, services, applications all of which are interconnecting and depending on each other to function properly. From a monitoring perspective this leads to numerous alerts and false positives as a result of the failure of a single device
Brute force attacks are among the most used weapons that hackers use to gain control over user or admin accounts and perform disruptive actions. The concept is simple: the attacker tries to guess the password by trying various combinations of characters and the most commonly used passwords.