Complex IT systems and their interactions are the reality of today’s business world. For an organisation to function efficiently it is important to have security controls to ensure protection of confidentiality, integrity and availability of information and systems. Formulating the necessary security controls and adhering to the controls are essential to ensuring a secure system.

A weak server or an end point system is an easy target for attacks. Once compromised this system can become the conduit for data leakage and a source for unauthorized access of all systems in the network, wreaking untold damage on the enterprise. Implementing strict security controls, as determined appropriate by business and monitoring their effectiveness are critical to a smooth running business.

In this article we will address the process of compliance – the need for automation and how SecPod Saner provides enterprises the ability to automate the process of compliance and minimise the time spent in a noncompliant state.