Best Practices in Network Segmentation for Security
Implementing better network segmentation to improve security is a significant project for network operations, data center ops and security teams. From dividing IoT from IT using microsegmentation to avoiding oversegmentation, we call out best practices for maximizing success in this task.
Published: 28 July 2016
Table Of Contents
Keep the Design Work Insourced
Get Visibility: Map the Network and Communication
Trust Only Trustable Mechanisms
Match the Strength of the Segmentation Mechanism to the Need
Follow the Data, Not Only the Organization Chart
Microsegmentation, Not Wholesale Virtualization
Plan for Heterogeneity With Homogeneous Controls
Publish, Monitor and Socialize the Segmentation Architecture
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