On the front lines of threat intelligence

As both a global internet service provider (ISP) and premier cybersecurity service provider in today’s ever-changing threat environment, the Viasat Cybersecurity Operations Center (CSOC) team vigilantly watches over the most advanced digital threat landscapes — analyzing and creating novel, actionable intelligence to protect a diverse set of networks.

Team of six Viasat employees seated at desks with 2 large, stacked monitors working on cyber security operations
Team of six Viasat employees seated at desks with 2 large, stacked monitors working on cyber security operations

On the front lines of threat intelligence

As both a global internet service provider (ISP) and premier cybersecurity service provider in today’s ever-changing threat environment, the Viasat Cybersecurity Operations Center (CSOC) team vigilantly watches over the most advanced digital threat landscapes — analyzing and creating novel, actionable intelligence to protect a diverse set of networks.

Using customized insights to overcome ever-evolving threats

Our ASTORS award-winning 360-degree security ecosystem includes a Network Operations Center (NOC), Security Operations Center (SOC), and Government Care Center (GCC). Our team delivers over 500 TB of metadata daily and uses big data analytics to process over 2.4 billion events daily across our networks.

View of the backs of two men talking in a cyber SOC, one pointing at a large screen on the wall with multiple graphs
View of the backs of two men talking in a cyber SOC, one pointing at a large screen on the wall with multiple graphs

Using customized insights to overcome ever-evolving threats

Our ASTORS award-winning 360-degree security ecosystem includes a Network Operations Center (NOC), Security Operations Center (SOC), and Government Care Center (GCC). Our team delivers over 500 TB of metadata daily and uses big data analytics to process over 2.4 billion events daily across our networks.

Offering a holistic, integrated cybersecurity approach

We combine big data analytics, advanced machine learning, novel threat intelligence, and accelerated detection times to scale and respond to emerging threats as quickly as they evolve. We focus on:

  • Detection and response
  • Threat intelligence
  • Infrastructure engineering
  • Analytics
  • Forensics
  • Development
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Our lines of operation

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Detection and response

The detection and response team must constantly defend and hunt across all internal systems and network entry points to prevent compromise. Suspicious behavior will initiate our incident response process to gather and analyze evidence, determine impact, identify the root cause, and provide remediation instructions.

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Cyber threat intelligence

Advanced situational awareness and a deep understanding of emerging threats is crucial to staying ahead of adversaries. The cyber threat intelligence (CTI) team provides actionable, relevant intelligence that comprehends, synthesizes, and prioritizes current vulnerabilities and critical systems to reduce risk.

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Cyber infrastructure engineering

An optimized and secure network is the foundation that provides the structure and support for advancements made in the CSOC. Our cyber infrastructure network engineers configure and maintain the security appliances and policies. 

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Development

On the front lines of technological innovation and ingenuity, the SOC uses automation to capture and accelerate human intelligence to create correlative machine-aided detection capabilities fueled by unstructured data warehousing. This customized toolset accelerates operational velocity, accuracy, and efficiency.

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Cyber analytics

To keep up with the ever-changing threat environment, our cyber analytics team focuses on using data to proactively filter and identify notable events. This behavioral analysis enables the CSOC to improve response time, determine the course of action, and spend more time on high severity investigations.

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Cyber forensics

During critical investigations when deeper analysis is required, a cyber forensic investigation is conducted. This investigation includes a deep-dive analysis of system artifacts in order to identify compromise, root cause, and impact. This investigation also generates threat intelligence and provides remediation recommendations.

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