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Cybersecurity
How to remove admin privileges without teeing people off
Administrative privileges have long been a prickly subject between IT teams wanting to secure corporate networks and employees wanting to go about their jobs, hassle free.
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One Identity
One Identity hits new milestone with latest PAM solution certification
One Identity has achieved Common Criteria certification by the National Information Association Partnership (NIAP) for its Safeguard for Privileged Passwords 6.7 privileged access management (PAM) solution.
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Zero trust
Solving the problem of privilege with zero trust security
BeyondTrust’s Universal Privilege Management model recognises that securing passwords is not enough — privileges must be secured across environments.
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Cybersecurity
Thycotic releases new integrations to bolster account governance
“Service accounts are often left defenceless, even by enterprises with established programs for privileged user security."
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Cybersecurity
Post-COVID-19, every user should be treated as privileged
Privilege is about what data a person can access, or actions a person can perform. It is about people, not just about accounts that unlock access to said data or elevated actions, writes Thycotic security engineer for Asia-Pacific Daniel Comarmond.
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ServiceNow
Thycotic rolls out ServiceNow integration for privileged service accounts
The integration aims to resolve workflow approvals, which is a common bottleneck for IT teams that manage privileged service accounts.
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Privileged Access Management / PAM
Privileged credentials: They're like diamonds for criminals
Criminals are looking to steal any credentials that could allow for privilege escalation.  
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Microsoft
Thycotic’s cloud-based PAM offering now has full capabilities
Thycotic has upgraded its privileged account management-as-a-service offering with all of the features of the on-premise version.
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Privileged Access Management / PAM
CyberArk expands privileged account security offering for MSSPs
CyberArk has extended its privileged account security options for managed security service providers (MSSPs).
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Privileged Access Management / PAM
70% of firms would fail a privileged account management audit
Firms believe privileged account management is important for security - but why are they still doing it wrong?
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Cybersecurity
CyberArk strengthens defenses against privileged account exploitation through Vaultive buyout
CyberArk has bought out cloud security firm Vaultive as part of a move to extend its capabilities in the privileged account management space.
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CyberArk
Australian firms face cybersecurity inertia as the struggle to keep up takes its toll
Australian organisations are being left stranded in a haze of inertia about their cybersecurity strategies, even after a cyber attack has hit them.
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CyberArk
Singapore firms suffer cybersecurity inertia as attacks take heavy toll
38% of respondents rarely make substantial changes to their security strategy, even after being breached.
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Privileged Access Management / PAM
Inside modern hacking: The seven stages of a breach
Hackers are increasingly targeting an organisation's most precious resource - its people.