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Why Just-In-Time Privilege Elevation? | Risks To Watch | ARCON
Why Just-In-Time Privilege Elevation?

One disconcerting aspect in privileged access management (PAM) is that organizations are often not completely accustomed to widespread risks. Even if the PAM tools are in place, the fundamental principles sometimes could take a backseat. For instance, noncompliance to the ‘Least Privilege’ principle due to the absence of Just-in-time (JIT) privilege elevation approach. Scenario 1: Enterprise on-prem privileged access management includes robust vaulting and session monitoring, but privileged users have ‘Always-on’ entitlements. No privileged user requires 24*7 privileged access. And arbitrarily accessed privileged accounts amplifies the insider threat. Scenario 2: Enterprise does not want to do all the heavy lifting [...]

Posted On | 09-09-2021
Privileged Accounts, Data Breach

Privileged Access Misuse: Four common mistakes firms make

Any modern-day enterprise’s information systems setup is not static. It grows as business expands. And as business goes through a transition period amidst rising amount of workloads shifting to cloud, the administrative accounts – logon credentials with elevated permission to access servers, critical data bases, and applications—also multiply. Organizations risks data breach lest privileged accounts are not secured from possible misuse, particularly at a time when administrative accounts get operated by multiple users, which includes third-party service providers. Here are the four common mistakes that organizations make as to safeguarding privileged accounts. 1. Failure to itemize critical accounts it’s one [...]

Posted On | 27-04-2017
Privileged Accounts, Data Breach

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