Designing an Adaptive Security Architecture for Protection From Advanced Attacks

Archived Published: 12 February 2014 ID: G00259490

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Enterprises are overly dependent on blocking and prevention mechanisms that are decreasingly effective against advanced attacks. Comprehensive protection requires an adaptive protection process integrating predictive, preventive, detective and response capabilities.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Analysis
    • Critical Competencies of an Adaptive Protection Architecture
    • Security Protection as a Continuous Process
    • Continuous Monitoring and Analytics Is at the Core of the Adaptive Protection Architecture
    • Six Key Inputs Into the Adaptive Protection Architecture
    • 12 Critical Capabilities of an Adaptive Protection Process
      • Capabilities Must Work Together as a System
    • Evaluating Vendors and Solutions Against This Architecture
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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