The American military was the first to formalise the concept of a 'kill chain', loosely defined as the six steps in a chain to go through to eliminate a target. These steps fall under the acronym F2T2EA: Find, Fix, Track, Target, Engage, Assess.
Rajnish Gupta, Regional Director, India & SAARC at RSA explains why identifying critical assets and assigning a risk score is imperative to new age cybersecurity.
Network security is the practice of preventing and protecting against unauthorized intrusion into corporate networks. As a philosophy, it complements endpoint security, which focuses on individual devices; network security instead focuses on how those devices interact, and on the connective tissue between them.
The need for experienced professionals is so high that companies are willing to pay a premium salary of over Rs 1.5 to 4 crore to top talent. This has increased the cyber security budget by 71% as per PwC.
For RPG Group, Pragnesh Mistry setup an ISO 27001 framework based on which the availability of business-critical data to authorized users, communication link availability, and necessary controls were built through single service provider.
L&T Financial Services revamped the security architecture with multiple layer defense with proactive security monitoring that includes perimeter security, intrusion prevention system, web application security and endpoint security to ensure applications, computers, data, and network is defended from emerging cyber-threats, attack, unauthorized access or damage.
At IFFCO TOKIO General Insurance Company, Mahesh Chandra Srivastava designed a solution based on next-gen firewalls with existing firewalls in the outer perimeter of DC so that they can have two-tier security. They have converged all three firewalls into single NGFW with redundancy, catering to three internet gateways from three ISPs for DC.
The new innovations to FortiWeb provide a dramatic increase in detecting web application threats with nearly 100 percent accuracy.