I'm struggling trying to understand NAS security. Can you give me a brief and basic explanation of NAS security and how to implement that security further?
Very briefly, you should evaluate NAS as a network that includes the NAS server, NFS (or CIFS) protocols, the associated LAN and the risks and vulnerabilities of such a system. The risks would be from platform vulnerabilities, network attached devices, open ports on various platforms and access points from public networks to the NAS environment.
Editor's note: Do you agree with this expert's response? If you have more to share, post it in one of our .bphAaR2qhqA^0@/searchstorage>discussion forums.
Dig deeper on Secure data storage
Related Q&A from Vijay Ahuja
Security expert Vijay Ahuja outlines the top five security questions to ask storage vendors before making a purchase.continue reading
Have a question for an expert?
Please add a title for your question
Get answers from a TechTarget expert on whatever's puzzling you.