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system hardening

Making a user's computer more secure. It ensures that the latest patches to operating systems, Web browsers and other vulnerable applications are automatically applied. It may also include the disabling of file sharing as well as establishing login passwords. See OS hardening.
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System hardening refers to a technique that minimizes security vulnerabilities and threats by setting various functions in the target system [11].
Organizations can improve their security posture significantly just by addressing basic security and risk related hygiene processes like patch management, regular and scalable vulnerability scanning, centralized log management, internal network segmentation, backups and system hardening. Do not buy a tool just because a tool exists, invest in people and process to maintain and operate these tools,"saidMr.
organisations can improve their security posture significantly just by addressing basic security and risk related hygiene processes like patch management, regular and scalable vulnerability scanning, centralised log management, internal network segmentation, backups and system hardening. Do not buy a tool just because a tool exists, invest in people and process to maintain and operate these tools," said Olyaei.
He said organisations can improve their security posture significantly just by addressing basic security and risk-related hygiene processes such as patch management, regular and scalable vulnerability scanning, centralised log management, internal network segmentation, backups and system hardening. "Do not buy a tool just because a tool exists, invest in people and process to maintain and operate these tools," said Olyaei.
Organizations can improve their security posture significantly just by addressing basic security and risk-related hygiene elements like threat-centric vulnerability management, centralized log management, internal network segmentation, backups and system hardening.'
Organisations can improve their security posture significantly just by addressing basic security and risk related hygiene elements like threat centric vulnerability management, centralised log management, internal network segmentation, backups and system hardening," said Mr Deshpande.
Depending on the nature of the breach, this will involve victim notification, credit monitoring, public relations, data recovery, system hardening and implementation of new security products, services and procedures, as well as a breach coach.
The report notes that the shortcomings of IoT devices were the lack of system hardening, no update mechanism, and the use of default passwords.

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