Six years ago, we started Safe-T to bring consistency and simplicity to secure access. We knew, back in the early days of the digital transformation, that attackers would use this new opportunity to make their way inside corporate networks at any given chance. That led to the development of our unique Secure Access Solution to help businesses reduce their attack surface and protect from external and insider threats.
Although organizations realize the need to upgrade their approach to user access control. The deployment of existing technologies is holding back the introduction of Software Defined Perimeter (SDP). A recent report carried out by the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) on the “State of Software Defined Perimeter” states that the main barrier to adopting SDP is the existing in-place security technologies.
The foundations that support our systems are built with connectivity and not security as an essential feature. TCP connects before it authenticates. Security policy and user access based on IP lack context and allow architectures that exhibit overly permissive access. Most likely, this will result in a brittle security posture.
You’re probably at least a bit familiar with Citrix, the software giant responsible for desktop virtualization, networking and SaaS services that are in use at millions of companies around the world. It is used by Fortune 500 organizations, the US Military and many government agencies It is a central element of how many businesses conduct their operations today.
No company is too small to be devastated by a ransomware attack. In fact, small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are prime targets, and the number--and cost--of such attacks continues to rise.