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Lorenz Jakober

Lorenz Jakober

April 12, 2017 12:28 PM

Why moats and castles belong in the past

We are all familiar with the enterprise security approach of treating an organization like a castle, and protecting it with a moat. Moats have been used for perimeter defense since ancient Egypt. While the moat and castle enterprise security approach has worked well in the past it is starting to show its age.

Akamai

Akamai

April 3, 2017 10:15 AM

Remote access no longer needs to be complex and cumb ...

From an IT management perspective, remote access management can be complex. Deployment, administration, testing and compliance is often multifaceted and time consuming, and security is an on-going concern.

Akamai

Akamai

March 29, 2017 1:20 PM

Minimizing the Impacts of Stolen Credentials with Ak ...

With the acquisition of Soha Systems, Akamai's vision of bringing a simpler, more secure access approach to the enterprise is now available. We have blogged about this, most notably an excellent piece penned by Lorenz Jakober titled "Secure Enterprise Access Needs to Evolve".

Lorenz Jakober

Lorenz Jakober

February 10, 2017 10:58 AM

Third-party and remote enterprise application access ...

As we know, enterprises have come a long way from the days when a few remote users needed access to a handful of applications. Now, applications can live in data centers, in AWS, in Azure - in reality, anywhere on the Internet. So who really needs to access these enterprise apps?

Jay Coley

Jay Coley

February 8, 2017 9:24 AM

A reminder of the importance of security

Recently the UK Office for National Statistics released its latest statistical bulletin for the Crime Survey for England and Wales: Year Ending September 2016. The survey covers all reported crime (6.2 million incidents) and whilst it shows no statistically significant change on the preceding report, there was some interesting data related to computer crime.

Jay Coley

Jay Coley

September 13, 2016 11:22 AM

Digital transformation demands data driven security

Digital Transformation (DX) has pushed itself to the heart of enterprise business strategy, and its importance keeps growing as companies look for new ways to engage with their customers, whilst delivering on a promise of enhanced data security and customer experience.

Jay Coley

Jay Coley

June 23, 2016 9:10 AM

State of the Internet - the information security pic ...

Earlier this month InfoSecurity Europe took place at Olympia in London - Akamai was there welcoming visitors along with other leaders in the security industry. As always, the event is a great chance to speak with a wide range of delegates and hear what they are experiencing on the ground as they work to protect their businesses from the ever more sophisticated web security threats that are emerging - not

Martin McKeay

Martin McKeay

April 27, 2016 9:13 AM

Joining the Europol (EC3) European Cybercrime Centre ...

Earlier this month I was appointed as a member of Europol's (EC3) European Cybercrime Centre Advisory Group on Internet Security. This is a prestigious appointment, which will initially be for two years and it follows the recent Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Akamai and Europol's EC3. This enables our two organisations to establish a mutual framework for the exchange of knowledge, expertise and strategic information in order to combat the

Akamai

Akamai

February 18, 2016 3:08 AM

Bot Manager: Why It Matters

Earlier today, Akamai announced the launch of a completely new product, Bot Manager. You can read more about the details in the press release and on Akamai.com. I won't bore you by repeating them, but I did want to add some colour on why it matters. Read on...