The Hole in Your Layered Enterprise Security Strategy — and How to Fix It

The challenges that IT security professionals face grow more complex daily: Cyberthreats are sophisticated and ever-evolving, the workforce is varied and mobile, and access to the corporate network must be customized and efficient.

Businesses are moving toward a zero trust security model to meet these demands. An integral component of zero trust is deploying a layered enterprise security strategy, which relies upon multiple levels of defense to safeguard against threats, instead of a single tier of protection. However, many companies that have adopted a layered security strategy still fail to protect their Domain Name System (DNS) infrastructure, a critical Internet protocol that was never designed with security in mind.

Listen to Akamai Security expert Andrew Terranova discuss why integrating a DNS-based solution with layered enterprise and zero trust security strategies is your best defense.

Andrew reviews best practices for fixing the hole in your layered enterprise security, including the:

  • particulars of layered enterprise security
  • critical reasons why DNS should be monitored and protected
  • key benefits of DNS-based security — including how quick and easy it is to deploy