As an educational establishment on three sites, with both boarding and day pupils, it is essential that our IT systems provide the users with all that they need across education, marketing, finance, external visitors to the sites and Charity Services.
With such a large demand there has, over time, been inevitable conflicts and ill-feeling created. activereach have given us the support, knowledge and guidance to improve our structures and systems in order that the user has the best possible service. Significant progress has been made thanks to the team at activereach. We are not at the final solution, but a more cohesive team approach is developing.
Misconfiguration is the greatest threat to data hosted in the public cloud, followed by loss and abuse of credentials, and insecure interfaces.
Source: IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Index 2019
Solution: Security teams can benefit from using activereach's cloud firewall management services to have visibility of cloud assets on AWS, Azure, of Google's cloud services without the need for agent software. Servers can be forced to adopt default secure configurations, and be subject to audit against common regulatory frameworks like PCI DSS.