Security - Sep 21, 2017

How to grow and master your security playbook

Trustwave lays out how enterprises can radically improve security programs

Simple defence may win championships in the world of competitive sports—but security experts should avoid applying this cliché in business situations. Enterprises need to do more than merely repel attacks and meet compliance requirements; they require an approach that balances defence and offence.

The problem with this defence-first approach, according to Trustwave SVP of Managed Security Services Chris Schueler, is that it usually creates “risk through visibility gaps,” resulting in enterprises “ignor[ing] parts of attack cycles and…missing threats altogether.”

Continue reading to find out what elements comprise a powerful security playbook and how to strategically combine them—to most effectively protect your company against attacks both current and imminent.