Survey after survey of cybersecurity and IT professionals echo the fact that breaches are becoming more difficult to defeat, digital risk management is ever-trickier, and the cyberthreat landscape is growing. Even just a couple of years ago, a strong security posture was easier to attain and maintain. Why is cybersecurity and breach protection so tough?
Many factors are contributing to the scary security challenges facing organizations of all sizes. From cybersecurity professional shortages to increased hacker creativity, companies are in an uphill battle to remain breach-free. Current cybersecurity considerations include:
So what can security-conscious companies do to overcome these challenges and keep their data and devices secure?
Faced with the dangerous cyber threatscape of today, companies can easily become overwhelmed and begin to let security waiver—making it all the more difficult to prevent and beat a breach. Long-time security experts cite a security approach that makes strong security attainable through methods both new and old. For example, thorough inventories and ongoing cybersecurity training paired with biometrics, AI, and machine learning solutions create an elastic defense approach that can quickly adapt to the cybersecurity challenges of today.