Application whitelisting is one of the ‘Essential Eight’ cyber security mitigation strategies established by the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC). It is one of the most effective mitigation strategies in cyber security. The Essential Eight are a list of eight strategies and the ACSC recommends they be implemented to protect the digital assets of businesses. […]
The Essential Eight mitigation strategies are a recommended baseline for Microsoft Windows-based networks to combat cybersecurity threats as they make it harder for malicious actors to infiltrate sensitive data or to hijack a system.