Glossary

Security Orchestration, Automation, and Response (SOAR)

Security Orchestration, Automation, and Response (SOAR) products are tools that help organizations automate and streamline their incident response processes. They do this by integrating with a wide range of security tools and systems, such as SIEM products, vulnerability scanners, and firewalls, and using artificial intelligence and machine learning algorithms to analyze data and identify potential threats.

One of the main benefits of SOAR products is their ability to speed up incident response times. By automating certain tasks and providing a centralized view of an organization's security posture, SOAR products can help security teams respond to threats more quickly and effectively. SOAR products can also help organizations reduce the number of false positives and eliminate manual processes, which can improve the efficiency and effectiveness of incident response efforts.

SOAR products typically include a range of features, such as customizable playbooks, incident tracking and visualization tools, and reporting capabilities. Some SOAR products also offer integration with other systems and applications, such as IT service management platforms and communication tools, which can further improve the efficiency and effectiveness of incident response efforts.