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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

Book 1 summary

This chapter closes the Zero Trust Introduction and Playbook Overview book in the Zero Trust Playbook Series.

Throughout this book, we’ve shown what Zero Trust is, why it’s important to organizations, how to structure a Zero Trust transformation, and how roles across the organization work together to implement it and make it real.

Through the chapters of this book, we learned how the Zero Trust Playbook modernizes security across your organization:

  • Chapter 1, Zero Trust – This Is the Way, got us started by introducing Zero Trust, the Zero Trust Playbook Series, and answering common questions about Zero Trust.
  • Chapter 2, Reading the Zero Trust Playbook Series, introduced us to the structure and layout of information in the playbook series and suggested strategies to get what we need from these books quickly.
  • Chapter 3, Zero Trust Is Security for Today’s World, showed us how Zero Trust is designed for the digital age of...