Your appliance vendor will tell you that their UTM security appliance offers "all in one" protection. Most of them are exaggerating at best. In fact, most UTM appliances sized for the mid-market do not have enough layers of security to adequately protect your business. If you're considering using an appliance, and your vendor has used this...
The Hidden Costs of Network Security and UTM Appliances for SMBs
The interesting and attractive part of a network security appliance is that you can just plug it in to your network, get it configured, purchase a support contract with your hardware vendor, and then you're all set. When one takes a look with a focus on other costs, however, the flaws and blemishes become clear. Let's take a look at some of...
Cybersecurity Monitor (Vol. 16): SMB Stats, Stories and News
We scour the internet every week here at The Monitor, to stay up-to-date on IT security news. The result is a focused, curated collection of the latest cybersecurity news, stories and reports as it relates to businesses with anywhere from 2 to 2000 employees.