Imagine a hacker is lurking inside your network. Indeed, it’s likely a few malicious actors are already inside your domain despite your best efforts to keep them away. Now, imagine the hacker stealing the credentials of a trusted system administrator. With the back-end access permitted to this privileged user, imagine the kind of damage the hacker can do.
Cyber resilience refers to how well an organization can recover from a cyber incident. Many factors contribute to success with cyber resilience, but any attempt to achieve cyber resilience should prominently feature Privileged Access Management (PAM).
Is there such a thing as simple and robust cybersecurity? Do we face an inevitable choice between simplicity and robustness? If we want one, do we automatically lose the other?
Buckle up! If the expert forecasts are correct, 2018 is going to be quite a ride for cybersecurity professionals.
If the 19th century poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning had been asked about cybersecurity, she might have written, “How does a data breach rack up costs? Let me count the ways.”