Business Management

Zero Trust Networks: Building Secure Systems in Untrusted Networks

Provided by Akamai

Category Business Management

Type E-Book

Length 34

Publish Date October 24 2017

Date posted October 24 2017


The traditional architecture perimeter model of network security protects sensitive items by building lines of defenses that an intruder must penetrate before gaining access. Unfortunately, this approach is fundamentally flawed in the context of computer networks and no longer suffices. This book extract provides an introduction to the concept of Zero Trust Network security, its benefits over traditional perimeter security, and how hackers may try to attack such a network.

Recommended for You


How a Washington crackdown on Huawei could backfire for everyone

Phil Muncaster reports on China and beyond


5G is over-hyped and expectations need reining in

Dan Swinhoe casts a critical eye on the future


What can we learn from tech initiatives in the Middle East?

Keri Allan looks at the latest trends and technologies

Our Case Studies

IDG Connect delivers full creative solutions to meet all your demand generatlon needs. These cover the full scope of options, from customized content and lead delivery through to fully integrated campaigns.


Our Marketing Research

Our in-house analyst and editorial team create a range of insights for the global marketing community. These look at IT buying preferences, the latest soclal media trends and other zeitgeist topics.



Should the government regulate Artificial Intelligence?