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Guidance for Setting Up a Cloud Security Operations Center (cSOC)

Note : My original blog was published in ORACLE CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE blog site on August 20th, 2018. I have republished it here with permission. Official Disclaimer : The views and opinions expressed in this blog are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of Oracle Corporation. Establishing a security operations center (SOC) is one of the primary requirements for managing cybersecurity-related risks in the current information age. This post provides general DIY guidance for building a SOC primarily for Oracle Cloud, including both platform-as-a-service and infrastructure-as-a-service offerings. This general guidance is also applicable to hybrid cloud environments. As more businesses are relying on interconnected technologies, like IoT sensors and cloud-based platforms, it’s becoming unmanageable to respond to cyberthreats and resulting incidents without having proper visibility across the cyberthreat landscape. So it’s