defense in depth


The Internet of Things (networks of uniquely identifiable endpoints, or "things," that communicate without human interaction using embedded IP connectivity) is the next industrial revolution. Estimates say there will be 24 Billion IoT devices installed by 2020, and $6 Trillion will be invested in IoT devices over the next 5 years. With that kind of growth and investment, protecting each of these “things” and their corresponding interactions with other components, including our networks, will be critical. So where is this... [Read More]
by RSS Daniel Cole  |  Sep 14, 2016  |  Filed in: Industry Trends & News
Last week Fortinet's vice president of Federal operations, Jeff Lake, participated in a webcast hosted by BreakingPoint Systems on cyber security and defense in depth. Other participants included Dennis Cox, BreakingPoint CTO, and Bruce Brody, managing partner and executive vice president of VISKO. As reported on the BreakingPoint blog, the team discussed the following points: Best practices for planning defense in depth The important role of training in securing your network How to break through the current "clique" of security professionals... [Read More]
by RSS Rick Popko  |  Sep 22, 2009  |  Filed in: Security Research