Reduce Risk: Six Vulnerable Points Enterprises Need to Consider

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Data security

Traditional endpoint protection and sophisticated malware detection and intrusion represent the core of today’s traditional enterprise defenses from cyber threats.  A proper analysis of data security vulnerability should examine risks stemming from the use and defense of specific technical controls, as well as from areas such as identity and access management applications; vulnerability management and policy compliance tools; operating system security, database and application logs; external data; and network access, including gathering and analyzing information from network and security devices.

In light of recent incidents such as the Target breach and the Heartbleed bug, security remains top of mind for IT professionals. While most security solutions address only cyber-based threats, organizations need a more proactive and holistic approach to find, fix and protect potential vulnerabilities and reduce the likelihood of a security incident. In this slideshow, Armond Caglar, senior threat specialist at TSC Advantage, presents the six domains that every organization needs to examine to reduce risk.

 

Related Topics : Unisys, Stimulus Package, Security Breaches, Symantec, Electronic Surveillance

 
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