The 11 Essentials of Enterprise Security

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Service: Endpoint security analytics and incident response

Description: Designed to enable operations under the assumption of compromise, endpoint analytics and incident response offerings enable customers to root out threats that have evaded their defenses, respond rapidly to any information security alerts and bring systems back to a trusted state without disruption to operations.

Importance: Today's threat landscape is sophisticated. The adversary is organized, well-funded and equipped with the skills and tools to evade perimeter defenses almost at will. Organizations need to rethink their overall security strategy to include tools and processes designed to hunt for these inevitable intrusions.

As part of an overall risk management plan, endpoint analytics and incident response products allow an organization to mitigate the effects of insider threats and zero-day malware before they have a chance to do irrevocable damage to a company's reputation or cause cleanup and recovery costs to spiral out of control.

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.

 

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

 
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