Privileged access management (PAM) is becoming an increasingly important aspect of security infrastructure for organizations of all sizes. Many recent breaches including the Equifax breach and Deloitte breach could have both been prevented if these organizations had a PAM solution in place.
A session manager works in conjunction with an access manager and password manager, to ensure that critical information is only accessible to specific users.
Understanding what is going on within your organization’s network is a critical component of strong security operations. Organizations must have clear insight into who is accessing critical systems and data, whether it is a trusted insider, 3rd-party provider, automated-user, or external hacker. Monitoring and recording these actions is the best way to ensure security best practices within your company.
Privileged access management (PAM) is imperative in protecting critical systems and data. Organizations can’t just rely on perimeter-based defenses; instead, they must maintain complete control and visibility over privileged users and their access to various resources to ensure security.
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