Chapter 1: What is Cybersecurity Architecture?

Let's face it, cybersecurity can be a scary, stress-inducing proposition. And it's no wonder. Cybersecurity in modern business is high stakes. We've all seen headlines about data breaches, attacks, even accidental exposures impacting some of the largest companies (not to mention governments) in the world. The truth is, if you do security wrong, you open yourself up to attack. In fact, even if you do everything perfectly, circumstances can still put you at risk anyway. It's a challenging field – and it can be difficult to get right.

We want to be clear right from the start that this book is not about a new security architecture framework, a new set of competing architectural methods to what already ...

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