Why is Perimeter Information Security No Longer Enough

A FREE Tip Sheet from AIIM

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In the old world –one in which work was centralized in locations and on devices “within” the enterprise –it was reasonable to assume that control could most effectively be maintained by managing security at the firewall. Information security was largely a function of “keeping the bad guys out.”

Most organizations have not adapted this strategy due to the realities of mobile and cloud computing. As a result, so many of us unable to:

  • Access data on endpoints
  • Automatically find and categorize private and sensitive data
  • Leverage and grow historical data intelligence
  • Validate past categorizations

The security focus needs to shift in two directions –to information end points and to information entry points.

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