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Zero Trust Overview and Playbook Introduction

By : Mark Simos, Nikhil Kumar
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Zero Trust Overview and Playbook Introduction

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By: Mark Simos, Nikhil Kumar

Overview of this book

Zero Trust is cybersecurity for the digital era and cloud computing, protecting business assets anywhere on any network. By going beyond traditional network perimeter approaches to security, Zero Trust helps you keep up with ever-evolving threats. The playbook series provides simple, clear, and actionable guidance that fully answers your questions on Zero Trust using current threats, real-world implementation experiences, and open global standards. The Zero Trust playbook series guides you with specific role-by-role actionable information for planning, executing, and operating Zero Trust from the boardroom to technical reality. This first book in the series helps you understand what Zero Trust is, why it’s important for you, and what success looks like. You’ll learn about the driving forces behind Zero Trust – security threats, digital and cloud transformations, business disruptions, business resilience, agility, and adaptability. The six-stage playbook process and real-world examples will guide you through cultural, technical, and other critical elements for success. By the end of this book, you’ll have understood how to start and run your Zero Trust journey with clarity and confidence using this one-of-a-kind series that answers the why, what, and how of Zero Trust!
Table of Contents (13 chapters)
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Chapter 2: Reading the Zero Trust Playbook Series

Introducing the Zero Trust Playbook Series

“The future is already here—it’s just not evenly distributed.”

William Gibson

This book serves as both a standalone overview of Zero Trust for anyone (without reading anything else) as well as an introduction to the Zero Trust Playbook Series.

This Zero Trust Overview and Playbook Introduction book helps you understand the what, why, and how of Zero Trust and cybersecurity—what it means to you, why it is important to you, and how you benefit by implementing Zero Trust.

The playbook series also helps filter out unneeded details for each role while still providing the context of “why” people are being asked to do things differently than before. We did our best to streamline things that don’t matter to people while still providing a clear picture of the whole plan and how Zero Trust changes the organization around you.

Regardless of your role in an organization, this...