Most organizations have between 20 and 75 security solutions, each solving a separate problem. While these tools can help fight specific cybersecurity threats, they often don’t integrate well with one another, creating visibility problems and complexity overload.
Posts Tagged: TIC
Any discussion about improving the security of the federal IT enterprise sooner or later comes around to the topic of network visibility.
The rise of cloud, mobility and related applications effectively have undermined the concept of perimeter-based security. That is why the Trusted Internet Connection (TIC) 3.0 addresses the need to address security when users, applications and data reside outside the perimeter.
The evolution of the Trusted Internet Connection (TIC) program – from TIC 1.0 more than 10 years ago to TIC 3.0 today – reflects how technology often moves in unexpected ways.
The hope now is that agencies won’t have to bend backwards to satisfy TIC. The hope is that TIC will instead be flexible enough for agencies to adopt modern solutions tailored to their needs.
The Trusted Internet Connections (TIC) program launched in 2007 to protect the security of federal network connections governmentwide.
Federal agencies are moving full steam ahead with cloud adoption — backed by a suite of new policy changes aimed at removing barriers to cloud procurement, security and workforce challenges.