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What is Lateral Movement?

authorHeather Bates, Sr. Content Marketing Manager
authorDecember 11, 2019

This monthly video spotlight explores topics focused on cybersecurity and segmentation.

Lateral movement. Two words that are synonymous with breaches these days. Neil Patel and Dan Gould, security segmentation experts at Illumio, know a thing or two about the topic and recently took a couple of minutes to discuss.

  • What is lateral movement?
  • What does it look like in a data center environment?
  • What preventative measures should you take to stop it from happening? 

To learn more about how security segmentation (sometimes referred to as micro-segmentation) stops lateral movement:

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