The importance of implementing privileged access management (PAM) is undeniable. But how are organizations doing with actually implementing PAM solutions?
The capacity to express technical IT concepts in business terms is critical to a better, more informed decision-making process when it comes to user access and separation of duties.
When users are granted inappropriate access to privileged accounts, they open the entire IT environment to vulnerabilities — and make it easier for malicious actors to infiltrate corporate networks.
Human error, credential misuse and disgruntled employees aren't the most common threats security leaders have to face — but the complexities of these incidents make insider threats the stuff of CISO nightmares.
Organizations need a privileged account management (PAM) solution that integrates seamlessly with the existing security environment — and helps security teams enforce least privilege policies.
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To protect sensitive information, security professionals must know exactly where this data resides, who is accessing it, when it is being accessed and whether this activity violates policy.
An identity governance solution that presents advanced analytics in plain business language is the key to establishing trust between IT and security teams and line-of-business managers.
Security professionals need a comprehensive way to analyze user behavior, automatically respond to reports of suspicious activity and manage user access accordingly to thwart insider threats.
Roles are meant to drive efficiencies in provisioning, user management and recertifications, but many organizations still use them in risk modeling, impeding maturity and productivity.