After presenting educational content at a recent public event, a booth visitor asked “what’s next?” in the context of staying safe from cyberthreats.
Leading IT security firms are making strides in areas such as SSL traffic decryption & inspection, threat data feeds and intelligence reporting, data leak prevention and sandboxing of suspicious activity not already codified as malware, and compliance reporting.
Last but not least, continually educate your users. Include C-level executives and IT staff, they are high-value targets. It costs a little time, builds comradery, and pays huge dividends (fewer breaches). Always remember, the majority of threats launch with the click of an unsuspecting user’s mouse.