Chapter 5. Internal Security
IN THIS CHAPTER
The most peaceable way for you, if you do take a thief, is to let him show himself what he is, and steal out of your company.
|--William Shakespeare, Much Ado About Nothing|
This chapter focuses on securing your network from the inside, with the assumption that all your external security efforts are in vain if the inside security is a pushover. Secondly, because “inside jobs” are rarely pretty or welcome, this chapter details some practices that avoid—in the best case—and detect and punish—in the worst case—an intruder in your midst.
Internal Security: The Red-Headed Stepchild