Corporate VPN security still plays a vital role in protecting enterprise networks, but it is no longer sufficient to prevent unauthorized third-party or privileged access on its own.
Security researchers reported that a cybergang known as Orangeworm is actively targeting healthcare organizations and attempting to install a custom backdoor on their networks.
With the right SIEM solution, organizations can generate deep network insights to gain visibility into security weaknesses and determine when and where critical assets are most vulnerable.
Many organizations still rely on reactive blocking and tackling strategies, but proactive threat hunting is the only way to detect the type of chatter that is indicative of an impending attack.
Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA3), the updated version of the globally used wireless security protocol, is set to launch later this year to help boost network defenses.
Security analysts need access to deep network insights in the form of user behavior analytics to unlock the full potential of technologies such as artificial intelligence and machine learning.
The top network security trends for security professionals to monitor in 2018 include the evolution of AI, cryptocurrency crime, serverless apps, digital twins, the IoT and more.
Banks are already privy to the threat of physical breaches, but many remain unaware of the ATM network security gaps that could enable fraudsters to access their systems.
Thanks to their harrowing experience with the Evil Witch, Hansel and Gretel went on to become expert threat hunters to protect the children of the forest.
Overwhelmed network managers can significantly reduce network complexity by using automation in tandem with a well-defined policy.