2016 Government Internet Security Threat Report, Volume 21
Knowing how cyber criminals are threatening security is the first step to securing your information
The Internet Security Threat Report provides an overview and analysis of the year in global threat activity. The report is based on data from the Symantec Global Intelligence Network, which Symantec's analysts use to identify, analyze, and provide commentary on emerging trends in the dynamic threat landscape. We further analyze the data as it relates to the Government sector to develop the Symantec Government Internet Security Threat Report.
Risks are everywhere.
Virtualization, cloud, and mobile solutions have introduced new complexity and security concerns.
Symantec’s comprehensive and resilient security strategies helps your agency Identify, protect, detect, respond to and recover from advanced attacks while meeting Cross-Agency Priority Goals, the NIST Cybersecurity Framework, JIE and other federal mandates.
Solving Insider Threat
Go “all in”
Data breaches by government insiders are on the rise. They range from the malicious to the unintentional. Edward Snowden and Chelsea Manning are recent high-profile examples.
Agencies must go “all in” to protect against insider threat. It requires a holistic approach that considers everything and everyone that has access to the network.
Identity and Access Management
Locking down federal information systems
The jobs of today’s federal employees depend on immediate access to a growing wealth of information. That data must be kept secure. Strong user authentication is the first layer of protection. Learn the best practices.
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