Issue No. 03 - May/June (2009 vol. 11)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MITP.2009.48
Simon Liu , US National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health
Jerry Ormaner , US Department of Justice
Establishing an effective enterprise cyberdefense mechanism is conceptually similar to building a fortress city in ancient times. The authors describe the parallels by comparing observation towers, fortified walls, gates, alarms, guards, and cyberdefense.
IT professional, cybersecurity, cyberdefense, firewalls, antivirus, antispam, incident response, intrusion detection, vulnerability management, identify management
S. Liu and J. Ormaner, "From Ancient Fortress to Modern Cyberdefense," in IT Professional, vol. 11, no. , pp. 22-29, 2009.