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Today's threat landscape: 20 ways to stay in control

In a threat landscape that evolves rapidly and unpredictably, you need to protect your entire IT environment against both external and internal attacks. Threats and risks arrive from many angles, requiring access to a broad range of defensive methods.

Many organizations are now adopting the Top 20 Critical Security Controls, developed by the SANS Institute to help prioritize the most effective methods and policies to safeguard assets, information, and infrastructure.

To facilitate a "best practices" approach to securing your networks, learn how one security intelligence platform maps directly to each of the Top 20 Critical Security Controls.

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