As security threats constantly evolve, Information Security professionals may feel attackers are outpacing efforts to stop them. The most important defence is knowledge. By gaining perspective, insight and understanding of the threats, organisations can take crucial steps to mitigate them.
If your house is in order, you’re safe, right? It is sadly not quite as easy as that. In a connected world, where nearly all business is done virtually, you will have 3rd parties who store your data, or have access to your network. If they get compromised, it could still be you left footing the bill.
How much have you heard about the latest industry acronym ‘SASE’ (pronounced Sassy – *cringe*)? It’s actually a pretty important one. Secure Access Service Edge is a concept coined by Gartner as the ‘The Future of Network Security’.
It’s stating security must evolve in order to embrace the benefits of cloud and remote working. Identity is the new perimeter, shifting focus from the traditional network perimeter.
It’s fair to say that H1 2020 has been a bit of a rollercoaster. As we’ve explored in previous blogs, quite a lot has changed due to the pandemic we’re currently going through. A key question we’ve had at Saepio throughout is; what have the operational security consequences been?
I’m sure no one will dispute the world has changed and so has the way we work and collaborate. Covid has presented challenges for most companies and firms as we adapted to a largely remote workforce, without the comforts and security we have relied on.