In an industry where cybercriminals invent new methods every day to penetrate the defenses of modern enterprises, basic security controls like security configuration management (SCM) still offer your best chance of preventing, detecting and remediating potential breaches and staying compliant.
What's in this guide:
In this book, we’ll start with the basics of SCM to help you make sure your security program is solid and seaworthy—and why it matters so much in the first place. Then we’ll map out the challenges modern enterprises face, such as the skills gap, expanding cloud infrastructures, and industrial environments.
- CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT 101
Learn the basics of SCM and how it works with other key cybersecurity controls.
- THE THREAT LANDSCAPE
Read how to shrink your attack surface and apply SCM to block threat vectors.
- SCM IN PRACTICE
See how SCM consoles work and take a deeper dive into what it looks like in practice.
- SCM FOR COMPLIANCE
Boost compliance goals with SCM for HIPAA, PCI DSS, SOX, NERC, and more.