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The key principles of adaptive segmentation talks about how a solution should fit with heterogeneous environments and leverage existing infrastructure to enforce security policy. This must go hand-in-hand with the dynamic nature of your environment where your workloads move and applications scale to meet business demands.Read more »
Every category of 'enterprise IT solution' seems to have some component of visibility. It's a "must-have" to do just about everything, from optimizing applications to deploying capacity to improving security. But when it comes to data center and cloud security, visibility alone is not enough.Read more »
Protecting Your SWIFT Deployment: Securing Your Own System and Validating the Security of Your Partners
Two years ago, few outside of the major financial institutions had heard of the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT). It’s a global organization that enables its financial sector members (more than 11,000, by last count) to arrange for financial transactions between them. Then, in early 2016, thieves infiltrated the Bank of Bangladesh’s SWIFT interface and used it to transfer $81 million overseas, where it disappeared before investigators could catch up with it. Only a typo prevented the thieves from making off with nearly $1 billion.