[Forcepoint] Can Cybersecurity Be Robust Without Being Rigid?
Decisions around cybersecurity can be stressful, if not plain scary. The stakes are always high, and it seems like there’s a headline related to a breach or ransomware every other week with a cost to the victim in the millions of dollars. However, a big part of the stress in these decisions is related more to unintended consequences than whether or not we should be maintaining proper security hygiene.
For example, a product may offer a very high level of security but also prevent people from getting their work done effectively if they work in a remote area or travel for work. These solutions are robust but rigid – and are far too common.