The dangers of assumptions in security
April 14, 2020
By Rob MacDonald, Director, Solution Strategy – Security, Micro Focus
Assuming things is bad for your security posture. You are leaving yourself vulnerable when you assume what you have is what you need, or what you have is working as advertised. You assume you are protected, but are you really?
What am I trying to get at? The new zero trust security model is promising as it looks to include many aspects of the security ecosystem. The underlying intent of the model is to remove the assumption by adding constant verification.