Topic: Secure Access
Meet The Forum That Will Explore The Value of Security Service Edge (SSE) For The Modern Workplace
Two words will reshape the industry over the next several years. Modern workplace. This term means many things to different audiences. To some this is an emphasis on using platforms like Microsoft Teams, or Zoom for collaboration at work. To others this is around securely connecting employees to private applications, and across hybrid work environments, or even ensuring their business ecosystem has access to data. Some just think about it from a modernizing infrastructure perspective (more cloud, less appliances) In any case, enabling a modern workplace means rethinking connectivity.
The Role of Zero Trust in Enabling Hybrid Work
Increasingly mobile workforces bring with them an increasing level of risk. With work happening at home, the office, and really anywhere, security MUST be the same no matter who, what, when, where and how business data is being accessed.
How do Hackers Hack – An Experiment in Open Portal Attacks
What is a honeypot, you may ask? The term comes from the world of espionage, wherein spies used romance as a way to steal secrets, which was called setting a ‘honey trap’ or ‘honeypot’. The cyber version works in a similar way - creating a sacrificial computer system that is designed to sit on the internet and look innocent and unprotected, mimicking a target for hackers. It uses their attacks to gain information about the tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) used by malicious actors.
The Limits of Legacy VPN Remote Access
There’s no denying that the way we work has changed dramatically over the last year. Most employees are now working remotely and, along with ever-growing ecosystems of partners and third parties, need access to company applications and data from wherever they work. The threat landscape has also changed. Bad actors are increasingly taking advantage of...
Protecting Vulnerable Apps – SolarWinds SUPERNOVA
SolarWinds customers are having a rough season. Research on the highly sophisticated SUNBURST compromise also uncovered SUPERNOVA, a separate but also ongoing threat campaign. Now IT security teams are scrambling to mitigate the impact of both issues. SUPERNOVA targets SolarWinds customers directly by exploiting a SolarWinds Orion code vulnerability. Here’s a summary on how SUPERNOVA...
Secure Access Challenges for the Modern Enterprise
Today’s modern world needs modern solutions to keep up with the pace of change. More than ever before, this year has made it a priority for enterprises to evolve to meet the needs of remote workers, contractors, and 3rd party partners needing to connect to the apps and resources required to get work done. Enterprises...
What is Zero Trust Application Access & Why is it Important
Secure Application Access for Remote Workers The world is changing faster than ever before. Everything that we’ve become accustomed to, like office banter and conference room lunch meetings has shifted to Zoom meetings and Slack chats. We know that work-from-home has been growing in popularity over the last few years, but now with COVID-19, remote...
The Continuous & Adaptive Promise of Zero Trust
Once upon a time, a user or machine entity was evaluated and determined to be trusted, then it was allowed inside the perimeter of the organization and given unfettered access to internal resources. Everyone lived happily ever after. The end. Yeah, no. Today we understand the reality of our dynamic environment and we know that...