21 July, 2015
Big Data, Big Security: Defense in Depth
Especially in the age of big data, organizations need to keep in mind that security isn’t an end state or a one-off project. Instead, it’s a constant work in progress.
At the same time, it’s important to maintain the right mindset — that is, that while organizations obviously need to take a diligent, responsible approach to securing big data, their efforts shouldn’t be driven by fear. They simply need to adopt a data-centric approach to security.
Specifically, they need to employ three key types of security controls: