How Replacing My Roof Mirrored Information Security – Part 4
In security, we often want to boil the ocean! Rebuilding a roof is a series of small steps. Each one significant and built upon the other.
First, the rafters, eaves, and fascia. Then, the plywood and flashing. Afterward, paper, and then finally, the shingles.
Each one building on the other. Each one insignificant alone, but fundamental together. Putting together an Information Security Program is the same way.
- Find your unknown unknowns.
- Stop the bleeding.
- Put together a plan.
- Start healing and building.
- Revisit plan often, execute, iterate.
Moral of the Story
Rome was not built in a day. Slow and steady wins the race.
Little streams make big rivers.
You get the picture: take each step at the time. 🙂
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