Deloitte opens cyber-threat hunting service in EMEA

Threat hunting, in Deloitte’s definition, is the active search for cyber adversaries that have slipped past other defences.

With the developing sophistication of ‘low and slow’, it said, and the growing impact of data breaches, the need for threat hunting is dramatically increasing.

The aim is to inspection the IT environments of Deloitte clients to identify the presence of compromises and threat actors.

“Sqrrl’s Platform is purpose-built for threat hunting, and enables our threat analysts to conduct hunts more effectively,” said Deloitte Spain ‘cyber risk services partner’ Cesar Martín Lara. “We chose Sqrrl because of its ability to enable easy pivoting across datasets via link analysis and Sqrrl’s Security Behaviour Graph, machine learning analytics, and ability to unite diverse network, endpoint, identity, and security datasets into a powerful hunt-focused data model.”

In addition to managed threat hunting, Deloitte will resell Sqrrl’s threat hunting platform to clients who wish

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