Tag Archives: Security

Security Concepts

Basic concepts Threat – An action or event that might reduce security Threat Agent – A person who takes inappropriate action Vulnerability – A weakness, design flaw or implementation error Attack – An assault on a system Exploit – A defined way to take advantage of a vulnerability Hacker – a person who enjoys learning the… Read More »

Enterprise Security Best Practices

Best practices a enterprise can follow to secure his information. Hardware Asset inventory of all the devices connected to the network. Automated tool to review the devices connected to the network (scanning the addresses, analysing the traffic and looking at the DHCP logs) and comparing the results with the asset inventory. NAC using 802.1x Software Software inventory tool integrated with the… Read More »