LEARN HOW TO ENABLE A RAPID DEPLOYMENT OF SCALABLE SECURITY ARCHITECTURES WITHIN YOUR ENVIRONMENT SO THAT YOU CAN KEEP YOUR NEWLY APPOINTED TELE-WORKERS PRODUCTIVE AND SECURE.
THESE ARE THE PRIMARY THREE CHALLENGES THAT ARE BEING FACED GIVEN THIS NEW REALITY.
SECURING YOUR OFF-NET WORKFORCE
THERE ARE SEVERAL CRITICAL THINGS THAT CAN BE DONE IN ORDER TO PROVIDE YOUR BUSINESSES MOST VALUABLE ASSEST THAT PROTECTION WHILE THEY ARE AWAY FROM THE FLAGPOLE AND OUTSIDE OF YOUR SECURITY CONTROLS.
While many technologies exist to help with this need, we have one that we are very fond of. This is because of the relative scalability, and granular controls. Cisco Umbrella protects users from malicious Internet destinations whether they are on or off the network. Because it is delivered from the cloud, Umbrella makes it easy to protect users everywhere in minutes. Cisco is currently offering existing customers the ability to increase their user limit to support an increase in remote workers, and new customers can access a free license. To have the initial 14-day period extended to 90 days, please contact Katalyst at firstname.lastname@example.org
Resources for securing your Off-Net workforce include:
A few more things to consider:
Ensure your endpoint protection is in place
Ensure your existing endpoint protection solutions can receive updates to keep your users protected
ENABLING ACCESS TO ON PREMISE APPS
BY LEVERAGING A VPN SOLUTION OR EXPANDING ON YOUR CURRENT SOLUTIONS, YOUR EMPLOYEES ARE ABLE TO WORK FROM ANYWHERE, ON COMPANY LAPTOPS OR PERSONAL MOBILE DEVICES, AT ANY TIME.
VPN SIMPLIFIES SECURE ENDPOINT ACCESS AND PROVIDES THE SECURITY NECESSARY TO HELP KEEP YOUR ORGANIZATION SAFE AND PROTECTED.
Need to get access to the cloud? We can help do that also. This technology is quickly deployed in public or private cloud environments as well as physical appliances.
ENABLING 2FACTOR AUTHENTICATION
THIS SOLUTION IS RELATIVELY EASY TO STAND UP AND DELIVER INSIDE YOUR ORGANIZATION. IT'S A CRITICAL COMPONENT TO ANY REMOTE STRATEGY, WHETHER OR NOT YOUR USERS ARE ACCESSING ON PREMISE LEGACY APPLICATION OR ONES IN THE PUBLIC CLOUD OR SAS PROVIDERS.
Resources & Enablement:
If you are a new customer and do not have 2FA deployed in your environment, you are entitled to several of the best in class products free for 90 days. Below is an example project lifecycle, but it's not that difficult to enable with the right proven plan.