Let's Encrypt takes the world a step closer to a time when more websites would use a certificate and TLS would be the default across the Web, rather than the present where most sites do not even have a valid certificate
As we mark the one-year anniversary of disclosure of the now famous OpenSSL vulnerability known as Heartbleed, security firm Venafi has released new research that shows how vulnerable Global 2000 organizations still are as a result of the flaw.
While individual products and technologies are important weapons, they operate in a silo and lose sight of the bigger picture. The reality is that you can’t just rely on a single defense or a silver bullet.
Now more than ever, context-based decisions have become a necessity. This is because the identification process of an advanced persistent attack campaign is all about putting events in the right context.
As long as the “hikers and bear” analogy is told in boardrooms we will have difficulty communicating the value of a proportionate security model where we design security measures for different types of adversaries with different types of objectives.
Although home is where the heart is, it’s important to remember not to devote the overwhelming percentage of security resources to your home geographic area if that’s not where the overwhelming amount of your business and its assets are located.