The Business Case for removing your perimeter presented at DeepSec 2007

by Paul Simmonds,

Summary : The days of the corporate network, completely isolated with a well secured outer shell are long gone; yet we continue to cling to this model. Global networks with no borders, offer the potential of substantial savings in communications costs, maximum network agility and instant connectivity for clients and partners. Can you secure this incredibly compelling business model, and provide a long-term business case for security where security contributes to the corporate bottom line and the CISO is seen to be a true partner in corporate strategic thinking. What does business need from it's suppliers to make this a feasible reality? What do you need to be doing now to achieve this goal?