Articles about Data Security

CIS Controls V8 Vs. CIS Top 20 Critical Security Controls

The CIS Controls serve a single purpose: to identify the most common and important cyberattacks in the real world that affect enterprises and then translate the knowledge and experience into constructive action for business leaders. Created by the Center for Internet Security (CIS), these benchmarks have since matured into an internal community of dedicated volunteer… (more) CIS Controls V8 Vs. CIS Top 20 Critical Security Controls

STIG Vs. CIS: Side-by-Side Comparison

Enterprise hardware and software assets come with default settings for easy use and quick deployment. However, these default configurations introduce security risks to the organization’s network. For example, open ports, unnecessary applications, and services provide hackers with potential attack vectors. Creating configuration standards from scratch is a tough sell for most organizations. So instead, they… (more) STIG Vs. CIS: Side-by-Side Comparison

The Ultimate Manual To Cybersecurity Governance

Businesses today have access to advanced technologies that facilitate remote work, automate routine processes, and streamline operations. But adopting these new technologies also increases complexity. Add multiple vendors, delivery models, processes, and lots of data to the mix and we have a highly complicated system in our hands. The issue here is with great complexity… (more) The Ultimate Manual To Cybersecurity Governance

The Ultimate Manual to CIS Hardening Guidelines

The Center of Internet Security (CIS) comprises cybersecurity professionals and experts from around the world who identify, validate, and promote cyber defense security practices. The CIS has developed various international hardening standards and benchmarks that provide insight into improving your cybersecurity controls. Its hardening guidelines are a part of CIS’s mission to bring physical protection… (more) The Ultimate Manual to CIS Hardening Guidelines

The Ultimate Manual to CIS Critical Security Control Mapping

CIS critical security control mapping takes a detailed approach to tiered implementation, helping organizations achieve best-practice cybersecurity. It strengthens your business‘s defensive posture through continuous, automated protection and monitoring of your IT infrastructure. In this guide, we’ll take a deeper look at what mapping of CIS critical security controls entails and how it impacts your… (more) The Ultimate Manual to CIS Critical Security Control Mapping

The Ultimate Manual for Cybersecurity in the Workplace

Deploying cybersecurity defense measures in your business or organization greatly increases your chances of avoiding digital attacks and loss of data. Without a cybersecurity defense plan in place, you could suffer a crippling attack that leaves your organization without the means to protect customers’ information or to operate as normal. A successful cybersecurity plan will… (more) The Ultimate Manual for Cybersecurity in the Workplace

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