The Security Challenges of Big Data | Big Data

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by Angela Guess Laura Robinson has written an article for USA Today in which she states, “In many ways, last year – 2012 – can be considered the year of Big Data. TIME declared “Big Data” the #2 buzzword of the year, and data scientist Nate Silver was considered by many to be the real winner of the 2012 Presidential election…forever changing how electoral campaigns are both run and won. And, yet, despite so much early buzz, we’re truly only at the dawn of Big Data. The security industry has come to collectively recognize the power of data analytics in significantly improving threat detection and many infosec teams are evolving their current security management models to incorporate Big Data techniques.”[…]