All Quiet on the Digital Front: Security Analytics @ USAA

Find out how USAA remediates security incidents by analyzing 3-4 billion security events a day, running Python scripts, building custom applications to mine the data, and utilizing Watcher, the Elasticsearch alerting and notification extension, to make their lives easier – and more enjoyable!

Neelsen Cyrus

Neelsen 'Nelly' Cyrus is a Senior Security Analyst with USAA in the Cyber Threat Operations Center (CTOC). He wears two hats: first, he is on the infrastructure support team responsible for care and feeding of the event feeds and tools that the ‘real’ security analysts depend on; second, in the military tradition of flexibility and multifunctional roles, he also works as a security analyst in between infrastructure upgrades and issues.