Rob Maas

Rob Maas is Field CTO at ON2IT and a leading Zero Trust Consultant. He has years of practical experience implementing Zero Trust and is known for his passion for IT, Cybersecurity and mountainbiking.

Rob is extremely curious and encourages the same curiosity in others by explaining complex cybersecurity matters in a way that makes them accessible and understandable for everyone.


Blogs By Rob Maas

Though Zero Trust is here to stay, that doesn’t mean implementation is easy. Rob Maas is one of the leading Zero Trust consultants and the Field CTO at ON2IT. In this blog series, he’ll provide background and tips based on his years of practical experience implementing Zero Trust.
When your IT-department is confronted with a serious threat such as Log4j, you should be able to focus on problems that precede the question of whether you should and can patch or not.
Why did Log4j have such an impact? But, although Log4j and follow-up attack vectors are still a real threat for many organizations, it’s certainly not too early to draw lessons learned from this episode. What made Log4j different from other ‘classic’ 2021 vulnerabilities such as Citrix, Kaseya, and Hafnium (Exchange) is the fact that it … Read more
The DMZ model can be found in the physical world, with the DMZ between North and South Korea being the most well-known. The idea of this DMZ is that it is neutral territory. Whenever there needs to be some sort of discussion impacting both parties, they meet in the DMZ. When network operators first started implementing the DMZ model, the idea was same.