Network Security

First Principles for Network Defenders: A Unified Theory for Security Practioners

Provided by Palo Alto Networks

Category Network Security

Type White Paper

Length 11

Publish Date March 02 2016

Date posted June 14 2016


In this paper, we propose that the first principle for all network defenders is to prevent high-risk material impact to the organization. The three essential tasks that support the first principle are: threat prevention, threat detection, and threat eradication. These are the network defender’s first principles; the building blocks that we all can use to protect our organizations.



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