20 for 2020: The Never Ending Struggle

(Between Access and Security)

Originally from David’s Linkedin:

We touched on this in a previous episode, but it’s so important the Center for Internet Security comes back to it again (and again and again). Almost nothing you buy comes secure out of the box. Your firewalls, routers, and network switches almost universally are designed so that you can get them up & running ASAP. This has its benefits, namely, less interruption of your operations.

But ease of access & ease of deployment rarely equal good cybersecurity. Your team needs to employ best practices in order to make sure these devices don’t leave your network open to exploitation from hackers.

This is fundamental informationsecurity right here.

Check out the rest of the 20 for 2020 video series: