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Layered Cybersecurity Strategy

Every organization uses technology and is under cyber-attack from literally everywhere in the world.  This is not going to change anytime soon.  A layered cybersecurity strategy can help combat these attacks, maximize protection, and keep costs under control.

What we need to understand is that no one tool or policy can adequately defend against every type of cyber-attack.  A variety ofMainstream Technologies cybersecurity Layered Cybersecurity 1.13.20 tools and approaches is essential to protect an organization from cyber-attacks.    Since there are so many defense tools out there, it’s easy to buy ones that aren’t needed or underutilize the tools we do need.

Knowing the function and role of each potential tool is essential for a cost-effective and comprehensive cybersecurity strategy.

Layered Cybersecurity Strategy Tools

  • Firewalls
    • Designed to keep the bad stuff out
    • Cost Range – Firewall as a Service – $70-$270 month
  • Email Protection – SPAM, Encryption, etc
    • Spam Filter, Encryption, etc
    • Cost Range – $1.50~ per address per month
  • Browsing Protection to keep users from going to bad websites
    • Cost Range – $3.50/device/month
  • Brute Force Protection – Once the bad guy targets you
    • Multi-factor Authentication
      • Cost Range – $2.50/user/month
    • Password Manager
      • Cost Range – $0-$3/user/month
    • Vulnerability Scanning
      • Cost Range – $10/user/month
    • Human
      • Workforce Education
      • Cost Range – $2.50/user/month
    • Detection
      • SIEM, FIM
      • Cost Range – Call for pricing

Resources:

Block by Block: A Layered Approach to Cybersecurity – Live Event Recording

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