As the number of endpoints and applications within an enterprise surges, so do the threats. This expanded attack surface has the potential to create millions of potential points of ingress for cyber criminals. However, protecting this attack surface is not as straightforward as traditional network security used to be. With risk points literally walking in and out of your organization daily, issues such as weak passwords, insider threats and cloud app use are all amplified.
In a recent article that I contributed to Security Brief Asia, I discuss how these the security landscape has changed in light of this new mass of entry points.
Effective data security requires a balance between breach prevention and response. Which tools and processes can be brought in to identify, respond to and remediate security incidents? Solutions such as Absolute DDS can help organizations quickly respond to data that may be at risk. Absolute offers a persistent connection to endpoint devices and automated alerts. By remotely locking devices or deleting data, organizations can stop a security incident in its tracks and take control.
Read the full article Why Every Endpoint is a Potential Entry Point on Security Brief Asia.