Stories by Simo Kamppari

Back to Basics: Why Security Programs Continue to Miss the Mark

hances are your latest data breach could have been prevented. Hackers typically exploit well-known vulnerabilities. Zero-day attacks are actually quite rare, especially for commercial enterprise targets. Companies still struggle to have a realistic picture of their defenses; to know where the gaps are you must better understand your risks. The best defenses are built on how well companies connect the dots and do all of the little things to fortify their infrastructure. Back-to-basics measures and consistent follow-through combine to create a more powerful defense than some of the latest next generation technologies. It’s remarkable how many companies still don’t line up their security risks with their efforts and investments.

Simo Kamppari | 17 May | Read more