Privileged User Manager

In the world of physical security, officers and guards are trained to set a baseline. This baseline tells them what is normal for the time and place. Sitting quietly and drinking coffee is normal for a coffee shop, while leaping and screaming may be normal for a rock concert. With this baseline, security professionals can…

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Travis Greene
Mar 17, 2015
7:12 am
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No organization is immune from a data breach.  The fact is, your organization probably already has been breached.  A new survey from the CyberEdge Group and NetIQ shows you just where IT teams are finding the security vulnerabilities that can lead to breaches and audit findings.  The good news is it’s not hard to find…

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Renee Bradshaw
Mar 11, 2015
6:05 am
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At a recent speaking engagement, I shared the successful results of our most recent Common Criteria certification efforts. After being congratulated by a member of the audience, we proceeded to have the following discussion: Audience member: “When are you going to be done with SP800-53 certification?” Me: “Huh? Which part of it?” Audience member: “All…

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michaelfangelo
Jan 8, 2015
9:33 am
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Enterprise IT teams use perimeter technologies like firewalls and intrusion detection to defend against potential attacks on sensitive information. They provide an ocean of data that security teams must wade through. IT security teams work to respond, but because of the information deluge they receive from their defensive technology and log analyses, it can be…

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Travis Greene
Jan 7, 2015
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As I listen to IT folks express their concerns about the risk posed by today’s tablets and smart phones, it seems to me that some of them  are in denial about how secure their environments were before them. In the early years of the digital age, once users moved from terminals to distributed desktops, IT’s…

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Kent Purdy
Jun 25, 2014
5:06 pm
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