The 11 Essentials of Enterprise Security

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Service: Network visibility

Description: It's critical that organizations have network visibility in order to effectively defend themselves against today's top threats – from APTs and DDoS to zero-day malware and insider threats.

Importance: Sophisticated and targeted attacks have become increasingly difficult to detect and analyze. Attackers enter using stolen credentials, zero-day vulnerabilities, and exploit obfuscation techniques to evade traditional detection systems and fly under the radar for long periods of time. Organizations should have a network visibility solution in place that can detect the most advanced threats - not just at the gateways but across the entire enterprise.

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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