Access Creep

With over 40,000 attendees, 500 exhibitors, and hundreds of sessions, this year’s RSA Security Conference was the place to be for anyone interested in keeping their networks, systems, and information safe from threats, including insider threats; which in turn got me thinking about least privilege. According to a survey done at the conference by Bromium,…

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rlapedis
By: rlapedis
Apr 21, 2016
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How is managing user access to IT resources like managing customer access to movies at a megaplex theater? Both megaplex managers and IT managers must weigh the cost of enforcing access rules. Megaplex rules generally prohibit theater hopping, the practice of paying to see one movie, then sampling other movies in the megaplex for free….

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Travis Greene
Apr 16, 2015
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How can you tell? Many IT professionals can’t tell if their identity and access management (IAM) is keeping pace with the latest regulatory controls. But there are organizations, like the SANS Institute, that have tried to simplify security control models with their Critical Security Controls. Your organization is ultimately responsible for deciding whether or not…

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Travis Greene
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