Business must be
proactive in guarding against network intrusion and protecting data from
Data breaches are a fact of life with the advance of Wi-Fi, 3G, and remote computing as it is done in today's flexible business environment.
Data breaches and network intrusions occur because the personal information compromised includes data elements useful to identity thieves, such as Social Security numbers, account numbers, and driver's license numbers. Some breaches do not expose such sensitive information; however, they still expose individuals to identity theft and business to a compromise of their electronic assets and that must be disclosed under Sarbanes-Oxley and various state laws. (See Data Breach Sources)
Key to protection is a definition and implementation of security policies and procedures which meet all of the compliance requirements placed on enterprise. Once that is accomplished, a strict audit regiment needs to be implemented.
Janco has defined a set of tools which enterprises of all sizes can use to be prepared to protect against breaches and intrusion.
The Data Breach and Network Intrusion Detection Tools are the tools that are needed:
- Security Manual Template
- Security Audit Program