The definition of "machine" is undergoing radical change. The number and type of physical devices on enterprise networks has been rising rapidly throughout Europe and the UK, but this is outstripped by the number of applications and services they host.
At the same time, cloud adoption has spawned a tidal wave of virtual devices that are created, changed and destroyed. These changes have expanded the definition of machine to include a wide range of software that merely emulates physical devices.
Download this whitepaper which explores:
- The need for secure and reliable machine authentication to protect machine-to-machine communication;
- The need to create, install, rapidly assess and ensure the integrity of communications between machines;
- Why cyber criminals understand this, and target machine identities for use in a wide range of cyber attacks.