The hub-and-spoke network model is outdated
Safeguarding Internet access is a significant problem for most businesses. In a recent Verizon Study, 6.2 percent of all data breaches result from browser-based attacks. These attacks, including watering-hole and drive-by downloads, can be costly https://securityboulevard.com/2020/03/provide-secure-access-for-everyone/ and might lead to massive damage to an organization’s reputation.
The highly distributed nature of the modern workplace makes secure endpoint access challenging. Many enterprises elect to use a hub-and-spoke network model to connect devices back to HQ’s data center so users can securely access the Internet along with a variety of scanners, sandboxes, or other anti-malware mechanisms.
*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Menlo Security Blog authored by James Locus. Read the original post at: https://www.menlosecurity.com/blog/provide-secure-access-for-everyone