Posts Tagged ‘privileged password management’
Cisco has indicated that hackers have compromised Cisco routers in several countries using valid administrative credentials or physical access to the devices to perform their malicious activities. In addition to weak physical controls, what are some other “gotchas” that you should be aware of when securing your network devices?
Leveraging complex, frequently updated passwords is a basic security best practice for protecting privileged accounts in your organisation. But if passwords are such a no-brainer, why do so many data breaches tie back to poor password management?
Managing Shared Accounts for Privileged Users: 5 Best Practices for Achieving Control and Accountability
How do organizations ensure accountability of shared privileged accounts to meet compliance and security requirements without impacting administrator productivity? Consider these five best practices…
What to Look for in a Privileged Password Management Solution: Frost & Sullivan’s Review of PowerBroker Password Safe
It wasn’t long ago that most organizations focused their privileged password management efforts on small subsets of critical servers and applications. Today, given the ever-present need to secure information, applications and assets, we’re seeing expansion of the password management footprint across servers at both smaller firms and larger enterprises alike. Whether to meet regulatory requirements, tighten…