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Joel Jackson, the director of emerging technology for Red Hat's North America Public Sector group, said agencies need to have a sprinting mindset from the beginning of any application development effort.
Since its inception in 2013, the federal government's Continuous Diagnostic and Mitigation program (CDM), led by the Department of Homeland Security, has helped agencies discover up to 50 percent more assets inside their systems than they were previously aware of. And they're able to do it in real time.
Randy Wood, vice president of U.S. public sector sales for Akamai, said zero trust is not a new idea, but one that is about five years old. It promotes the simple concept that trust is not an attribute of location, and just because an employee is trusted inside perimeter, it doesn't mean he or she should be granted access to all the information.