Organizations are experiencing a new emphasis when it comes to cybersecurity.
They are moving from securing the perimeter to securing the data within it,
which is the result of the proliferation of connected devices in
organizations today: smartphones, tablets and the IoT. Organizations used to
focus their efforts on keeping attackers outside the perimeter, because just
a few years ago, the network perimeter was much more static and limited.
Today, the perimeter is everywhere - and constantly moving.
Furthermore, hackers have repeatedly demonstrated their ability to breach
network perimeter security. And as the workplace and the devices and
applications employees use have become increasingly distributed, the focus
has changed to protecting the data and not just the perimeter.
Consequently, IT security teams are setting their sites on pervasive data
security. Encrypt... (more)