Operations Security. Operations security. Most of this chapter is review, most of the topics slides are stand alone concepts or terminology that is review or needs to be highlighted. Overview. Operations Security Day to day tasks, once network is deployed/operational
What about physically securing a machine/network
More mobile/virtual workforces now a days. Need to secure Remote Access
Important in actually running a network or business, especially when subject to regulation (ex. SOX)
Sanitization – process of destroying media when it is no longer used.
Use SSL or VPNs when using POP/IMAP
Idea of simulating attacks on networks
When penetration testing, be aware you can cause damage to the systems being tested, this is more aggressive than simple “vulnerability assesement” and is a separate concept.