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Robert Bobel

Robert is a former Director of Product Management at Netwrix. He combines 20 years of IT management and enterprise software experience to provide strategic vision to his high-performance teams through times of growth and change.
IT Operations
April 7, 2017

Fast and Simple DNS Auditing

Microsoft DNS (Domain Name Service) is the service for all computer name resolution for both the Internet and also for Microsoft’s Active Directory. Every web browser request, every Active...
Security & Compliance
October 21, 2019

Why Is SIEM Losing Steam?

A recent study reported by CIO magazine revealed SIEM challenges, saying that 1/3 of SIEM owners would stop using their current solution in favor of a more efficient and affordable solution. The...
Security & Compliance
October 21, 2019

APT Threats Make Change Auditing More Critical Than Ever

Cyber-attacks seem to be everywhere in the news these days. Some of the scariest attacks are those that fall under that Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) category. APT threats are especially scary...
IT Operations
July 13, 2020

Find Account Lockout Source and Fix Faster for Free

There has been a surge in the number of account lockout incidents in the past several years. The increase is in large part due to the number of BYOD devices that are connecting to today’s networks....
Security & Compliance
February 25, 2019

New HIPAA 2013 changes require more organizations to comply

The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a HIPAA 2013 omnibus ruling in January that expands the list of organizations that must comply with HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability...
Security & Compliance
February 25, 2019

Top 3 Requirements for Privilege User Activity Monitoring

If you haven’t heard, Netwrix released User Activity Video Reporter last week. The User Activity Video Reporter solution is purpose built to monitor privilege user activity across critical IT...
Security & Compliance
April 7, 2017

50% of IT shops still don't have SIEM

A recent NetWrix survey showed that 50% of the survey participants had no SIEM solution; leaving them vulnerable to security breaches and compliance failures. These failures will eventually result in...
Security & Compliance
April 7, 2017

Intrusive agents will cause audit failures

Over the past several months I have had the pleasure of speaking with many customers who are looking to switch out their existing auditing platform for NetWrix Change Reporter Suite. They are most...
Security & Compliance
October 17, 2019

Software agents: the good, the bad and the ugly

Anytime a software vendor’s says they require the use of agents red flags should go up in the mind of the consumer. Taking a little extra time to review and understand the reason for the agent...
Security & Compliance
December 12, 2019

Top Trends driving Access Governance

Making sure that the right people have correct resource access is the very definition of Authorization. The first step in Authorization begins with Authentication of a person’s identity to make...
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