Hybrid cloud should strengthen your organization’s security posture, not diminish it. But that doesn’t mean improved security is a default setting.
Excerpt from: Hybrid cloud security: 8 key considerations
Ensure you have complete visibility. Too often in modern IT, CIOs and other IT leaders have blind spots in their environments, or they focus too narrowly (or even exclusively) on their on-premises infrastructure, says cybersecurity veteran J. Wolfgang Goerlich, who serves as VP of strategic programs at CBI.
Now that companies and their end users can use hundreds of cloud-based apps, and multiple departments can spin up their own virtual server on an Infrastructure-as-a-Service platform, complete visibility across private cloud, public cloud, and traditional infrastructure is a must. A lack of visibility, says Goerlich, snowballs into much greater security risks than are necessary.
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