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Top 5 Security Issues That Organizations Face Today

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Portnox’s CEO and Co-Founder, Ofer Amitai, and several top industry experts discuss what new regulations concerning data and technology mean for organizations and what IT leaders can and should do to ensure their organizations comply with industry and government regulations.

“Sandboxing IoT devices into a separate area of the network, limiting their — and by association, hackers’ — access to sensitive data and credentials,” says Amitai.

Published in CIO.com.

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Why is it So Hard to See IoT Devices on the Network?

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There are several reasons why IoT devices create a visibility challenge. One of the main and more obvious reasons that it is so difficult to see IoT devices is that many IoT devices aren’t registered in IT inventory records. Portnox’s CEO and Co-Founder Ofer Amitai, shares his insights on how this challenge can be easily eliminated by understanding the inventory of connected devices and segmenting those devices into areas of the network with limited access according to their needs and shares why now is the time for enterprises to focus on gaining complete IoT visibility.

Published in Published in IoT Agenda.

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‘7 Minutes’ with Portnox VP of Sales Martin Ryan

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The latest issue of “7 Minutes”, a series of quick questions to executives about their businesses and channel programs, has just been published, featuring Portnox’s VP of Sales, Martin Ryan. He discusses the new generation of NAC, offering customers guest wireless access and security over BYOD and IoT devices, talks about Portnox’s on-premise and cloud NAC solutions, Portnox CORE and Portnox CLEAR, and the Portnox Sphere program.

Published by Channel Partners.

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How Can Cloud-Based Solutions Help With Digital Transformation Security Challenges?

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One of the most significant challenges of digital transformation for CIOs and CISOs is securing the entire network of multiple offices dispersed across the world. Ofer Amitai, Portnox’s CEO and Co-founder, explains why in today’s modern workforce, the cloud can provide IT executives with the scalability necessary.  Published in Information Age.

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IoT Devices, Security and Regulation

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Why aren’t governments and regulative authorities doing more about IoT security? Ofer Amitai, Portnox’s CEO and Co-founder, explains why government authorities need to start taking the first steps towards IoT security and why there isn’t much time to waste. He lists the key areas that IoT security and privacy regulations need to address. Published in ITProPortal.

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Securing The Digital Transformation and Controlling DDoS

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With the increasing use of digital transformation, which is anticipated to be the major driver for business in the coming years, come greater challenges on the level of security and an increased exposure to cyber threats such as distributed denial of service (DDoS). Though there’s little to be done to prevent and control DDoS attacks, there are simple actions that system administrators can take to get their security posture in place. Portnox’s CMO Nilly Assia shares her insights on this topic and   shares a few simple tools to have on your network to deter DDoS attacks.
Published in Cyber Defense Magazine.

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IoT Devices and IT Security Professionals Can Be Friends

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Any IT professional that cares about their organization’s culture of innovation and security would be wise to befriend IoT now, before they are engulfed by a wave of devices to integrate, see, control and manage. Portnox’s CEO and Co-Founder Ofer Amitai shares his insights on how with the right security measures in place, the technology can be used to enhance network security and how IoT devices and IT teams can actually be friends. Published in IoT Agenda.

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Using Blockchain Technology to Solve IoT Security Challenges

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Did you know that blockchain could completely change our understanding of authentication models and help solve security issues with the Internet of Things? Portnox’s CEO and Co-Founder Ofer Amitai shares his insights on the blockchain technology and its benefits and explains why the distributed, trusted-based and private blockchain may be the key to current challenges with IoT security. Published in Information Management.

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