In the past it was relatively easy to keep track of users and their permissions
In today’s expanded and highly digitized enterprise, however, it is becoming more and more complex to maintain control over everyone who needs privileged access to systems to get their work done.
Over time, users gain more access to applications, systems, and resources than are required to perform tasks associated with their current role. These privileges often fly under the security radar, creating security loopholes that can potentially lead to devastating breaches.
Let’s take a look at how privileged access, if not properly managed, can lead to an “end of the game” for corporate data security.
Creep the problem with privileges
When it comes to securing today’s extended enterprise, privilege or access disruption can seriously undermine an organization’s overall security program. When people change roles or take on more responsibility …