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I had an interesting discussion tonight with fellow handler Manuel on the pros and cons on port security as it relates to Network Access Control. I thought it would be interesting to see where others in the security field stand on the issue. Is it worth the effort or not? Is it a valuable tool in Defense in Depth? Here are some of the For and Against arguments we discussed:
So, is port security worth the effort or do many of you find its too time consuming and the benefits are not that great? If you using it and have tips for successful implementation, please share them so others can benefit. It is Cyber Security Awareness Month and this would be a good opportunity to help educate each other on issues you have encountered with port security or how it has helped protect your organization.(c) SANS Internet Storm Center. https://isc.sans.edu Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 United States License.