CASP+ CAS-003 – Question 190


After several industry competitors suffered data loss as a result of cyberattacks, the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of a company reached out to the information security manager to review the organization’s security stance. As a result of the discussion, the COO wants the organization to meet the following criteria:

  • Blocking of suspicious websites
  • Prevention of attacks based on threat intelligence
  • Reduction in spam
  • Identity-based reporting to meet regulatory compliance
  • Prevention of viruses based on signature
  • Project applications from web-based threats

Which of the following would be the BEST recommendation the information security manager could make?

A. Reconfigure existing IPS resources
B. Implement a WAF
C. Deploy a SIEM solution
D. Deploy a UTM solution
E. Implement an EDR platform

Correct Answer: D