Have you ever searched for best practice information when it comes to security your critical IT infrastructure? You won’t be able to move for all the information a simple search engine query will produce. However, much of this information is vendor specific and is essentially an advertisement in disguise. Often, this leads people to turn to the recommendations of authorities or advisories, but even this can be misleading.
This whitepaper will take a look at how much value can truly be gleamed from government advice on IT security. We will also take a moment to go through some of the most neglected IT security strategies that should be common sense.