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Why do you need a privileged access management system? Let me count the ways…

Friday, May 3rd, 2013

This sort of thing is distressingly common:

networkworld.com

Basically a technical guy – developer/sysadmin – didn’t get promoted, got mad, quit and then spent weeks hacking into his old workplace and causing trouble. Electronic version of old crimes: “break and enter” and “vandalism.”

With a robust system to control privileged access, the amount of damage he managed would have been far reduced…