Barry University Gets Smart About Cyber-Security

The university turns to a real-time cyber-attack detection system that uses data science, machine learning and behavioral analysis to detect attacks in progress. Detecting and thwarting attempted network breaches as soon as they take place are increasingly at the center of an effective cyber-security strategy. Zero-day vulnerabilities and other attacks are on the rise, but many conventional tools—including firewalls, sandboxing, endpoint security and intrusion detection systems—offer essential but limited protection. “Perimeter defenses are important, but they do not provide any visibility into what is taking place on the internal network,” says Hernan Londono, associate CIO at Barry University. The Catholic liberal arts university, which has more than 8,000 students enrolled at 19 campuses scattered across Florida and the Virgin Islands, faces many of the same challenges as any educational facility…


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