Edge devices of all types, including cameras, are a vulnerable part of a network, and video security system design must take this into account. No single solution can meet all applications or address all threats, so a multi-layered approach is best for deploying an optimally functional and secure network.
Fortunately, there are proven, standardized frameworks available that systematically bring together network best practices. There’s no reason for video surveillance and security professionals to re-invent the wheel. Taking an IT industry standards approach makes it easy to design and deploy secure video networks.
Here are several network security topics often overlooked by video surveillance professionals.