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Security Trends

Featuring 59 Papers as of January 21, 2021

  • Back to Basics: Focus on the First Six CIS Critical Security Controls Analyst Paper (requires membership in SANS.org community)
    by John Pescatore - May 1, 2018 

    Post-breach investigations reveal that the majority of security incidents occur because well-known security controls and practices were not implemented or were not working as organizations had assumed. This paper explores how Version 7.0 of the Center for Internet Security (CIS) Critical Security Controls addresses the current threat landscape, emerging technologies and tools, and changing mission and business requirements around security.

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