Herding Pets & Cattle: Extending Foundational Controls into the Cloud

September 13, 2017



“To answer that, we look to the CIS. This nonprofit entity is responsible for developing a series of foundational controls, measures which include essential security and compliance capabilities like asset discovery, security configuration management, vulnerability assessment, and log management. They’re basic security hygiene that provides the biggest return on investment in terms of risk reduction. By implementing the first five controls alone, organizations can reduce their digital risk by 85 percent.”