The perimeter continues to dissolve, and the definition of endpoint is evolving, according to results of the SANS 2016 Endpoint Security Survey, now in its third year. In it, respondents say their organizations continue to connect new and different types of endpoints, including point-of-sale (POS) devices, printers, mobile devices, building security systems and even wearables to their networks.
- The types of devices respondents are connecting to their networks and whether or not they're considered endpoints that need protection policies
- The types of endpoints are actually covered by organizational policies and tools
- The types of endpoints being breached most often and what breach types are on the horizon
- How long it takes to disinfect an endpoint completely and whether or not organizations know theyve removed every artifact