Elasticsearch shards can be a daunting subject to tackle considering how much of an impact they can have on your cluster. In this article we explain what shards are and how they work and offer some advice on what can be a good practice.
With the cybersecurity landscape becoming increasingly complex and dynamic, moving away from a reactive approach to a proactive is critical. Intelscale is an open and scalable threat intelligence solution which enables you to gain insights into cyber attacks and provide faster mitigation.
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.
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.