The 11 Essentials of Enterprise Security

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Service: Advanced threat protection

Description: Truly effective advanced threat protection delivers a comprehensive lifecycle defense that fortifies the network by blocking known advanced persistent threats, proactively analyzing and detecting unknown and already-present malware, and automating post-intrusion incident containment and resolution.

Importance: Security defenses have traditionally been built with standalone products that protect against known threats. With today's increasingly sophisticated hackers and advanced threats, that's no longer enough. Enterprises need a way to get siloed IT and security groups to work together, sharing intelligence and analysis so that they can adapt, scale and extend protection to unknown threats as well. What's needed is a lifecycle approach to implementing a complete, multi-layered defense.

The job of an enterprise's chief security officer (CSO) is a difficult one. Devising a strategy that ensures the company's network and data are secure can be a daunting challenge. With high profile breaches like Target and Adobe making headlines recently, enterprise security has finally been brought into the public spotlight. This newfound awareness has put the pressure on enterprises to assure their customers that they are taking every measure possible to boost their security.

This leaves executives asking, where do I start? With so many different considerations to take into account, there is no single solution that will meet all the security needs of a given organization.

Here are the 11 essentials for keeping your enterprise secure.

 

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