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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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10 Minute IT Jams
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Who is BeyondTrust?
In this IT Jam, Techday speaks to BeyondTrust director of solutions engineering Ajay Kumar, who discusses cybersecurity in 2021 and the role of PAM.
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Cybersecurity
Addressing the challenges of least privilege access
Enforcing the right privilege policies across the environment with the right visibility and observability will ensure that the policy mandates hold tight against any behaviour changes.
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Biometrics
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - GBG exec on digital identity verification tech
GBG regional general manager for A/NZ Carol Chris discusses why digital identity verification technology is becoming more essential and the evolution of biometric tech.
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Privileged Access Management / PAM
ManageEngine recognised by Forrester for PIM and Chatbots
The company was named as one of the “providers that matter most” in two reports for its PAM360 and Zia chatbot products.
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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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Malware
Machine identities increasingly exploited, new research finds
Venafi, the provider of machine identity management, finds that malware attacks using machine identities doubled from 2018 to 2019, including high-profile campaigns such as: TrickBot, Skidmap, Kerberods and CryptoSink.
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Artificial Intelligence
Predictions for the print industry in 2020
Disruption in the print sector is likely to create significant opportunities this year for savvy organisations.
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Microsoft
Microsoft and CyberArk lead GlobalData identity management theme
Both companies gained the highest score for the identity management theme in GlobalData’s Thematic Scorecard for the security software sector.
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Privileged Access Management / PAM
Widespread mismanagement of privileged accounts and access revealed in global survey
These findings are significant considering that privileged accounts grant access to nearly every component of a company’s IT infrastructure.
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DevOps
"Alarming" lack of privileged account security awareness in DevOps
DevOps environments are facing an ‘alarming’ lack of security planning and potentially serious knowledge gaps, a CyberArk survey warns.
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Cybersecurity
ForeScout and CyberArk announce partnership - and new solution
"This is a powerful partnership that will directly benefit our customers by integrating multiple security solutions."
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Cybersecurity
High levels of cyber attacks driving privileged identity management sector
"The level of vendor competition in the market is intense. To sustain the market and retain revenue shares, PIM vendors need to be competitive."