Gartner Research

It's Time to Isolate Your Services From the Internet Cesspool

Published: 30 September 2016

ID: G00315586

Analyst(s): Neil MacDonald , Steve Riley , Greg Young

Summary

Network designs that expose services and accept unsolicited connections present too much risk. Not meant for a complex and interconnected world, they're now obsolete. Security leaders can reduce risks using software-defined perimeters and other techniques that isolate applications from the internet.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Definition
  • Description
  • Benefits and Uses
    • Adoption Rate
  • Risks
  • Evaluation Factors
  • Service Isolation Alternatives
  • Recommendations
  • Representative Providers

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