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API Access Lets Security Engineers Get Creative
March 13, 2020 FireMon

API Access Lets Security Engineers Get Creative

Having out-of-the-box integrations with common tools and cloud platforms are critical enablers to security, but flexibility is important too. Most enterprises have multiple vendors across their infrastructure and want access to an open API so they build their own integrations. 

Risk Mitigation Requires Complete Visibility
March 11, 2020 FireMon

Risk Mitigation Requires Complete Visibility

Even on a slow day, people across large enterprises are spinning up new networks, devices, and applications. It could be DevOps adding a development server, marketing people adopting a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) CRM tool, or the business absorbing a whole host of endpoints...

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RSA Attendees Seek to Close Security Gaps
March 6, 2020 FireMon

RSA Attendees Seek to Close Security Gaps

If this year’s RSA is any indication, enterprises are beginning to understand they must secure the cloud and are learning how best to do it, while also embracing automation to reduce risk.  FireMon has always been an evangelist of the benefits of automation...

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Want to Retain Top Cybersecurity Talent? Add Security Automation
March 4, 2020 Tim Woods

Want to Retain Top Cybersecurity Talent? Add Security Automation

Cybersecurity professionals are still expected to do more with less, even as cloud adoption grows.  FireMon’s second annual State of the Hybrid Cloud Security survey found that in general, budgets for security are not increasing and there’s still a shortage of qualified people. Lack of qualified personnel...

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Automation and integration thwarts misconfiguration, staff burnout
February 27, 2020 Tim Woods

Automation and integration thwarts misconfiguration, staff burnout

Keeping pace with the rapid growth of the hybrid cloud growth is difficult for security professionals when everything’s done manually.   FireMon’s State of Hybrid Cloud Security Survey found most respondents still don’t have the benefits of automation that can help security policy keep up with cloud-first strategies. Nearly two-thirds (65.4 percent) said they use manual...

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Security integration must be simple, flexible and customizable
February 26, 2020 Josh Williams

Security integration must be simple, flexible and customizable

Today, FireMon announced the ability to extend intelligent security automation to the cloud. This benefits our customers in that we‘re able to give them a single platform that continues to be infrastructure agnostic. This required a lot of integration work behind the scenes, but we felt it was...

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