How to stop the Insider Threat: Protect yourself from Privileged Users
- LANGUAGE: English DATE: Tuesday, May 06, 2014 TIME: 4:00pm CET, 10:00am EDT, 7:00am PDT
The attack landscape is changing. Targeted, advanced and persistent external attacks are increasing. However, despite all discussions about external threats, one thing is clear: The biggest threat is internal, and comes from your own users. Whether these are malicious or just human errors, the risk for your sensitive information is immense.
When looking to improve Information Security and mitigate risks, stopping the internal threat is your #1 task. The most important action herein is protecting yourself from the harm privileged users can cause.
In this KuppingerCole Webinar, Martin Kuppinger, Founder and Principal Analyst at KuppingerCole, will explain the changing threat landscape and focus on the specific role privileged users have therein.
In the second part, Jonathan Cogley and Ben Yoder of Thycotic Software will dive deeper into the details of insider threat: How to identify privileged accounts and bring them under control. Thycotic will explain how to efficiently reduce the attack surface in your organization and mitigate insider threats.
Thycotic Software, Ltd., a Washington DC-based company, is committed to providing password and AD group management solutions to IT administrators worldwide. With over 68,000 IT professionals using our Identity and Access Management tools, Thycotic Software helps securely manage all credentials critical to an organization’s operations.
Secret Server is an enterprise password management tool for IT professionals. Secret Server is used to store, distribute, monitor, and manage privileged/shared accounts in an on-premise, web-based vault.
Industry thought leaders have stated that if there is only one project you can tackle to improve the security of your organization it should be Privileged Access Management (PAM). But successfully securing and managing privileged access is a tough task and is only getting harder to solve.
In order to follow the footsteps of digital and technological advancements, have yourself prepared for the future and gain critical knowledge on emerging trends, KuppingerCole Analysts holds its second Cybersecurity Leadership Summit (#CSLS19) in Berlin, Germany, offering the remarkable world-class keynote speakers, panelists, moderators, and professionals. It is the unique opportunity to meet the peers concerned with the same issues and discuss actual topics ranging from the role of Artificial Intelligence in Cybersecurity, to Strong Authentication solutions, Privileged Access Management, Data Security and Social Engineering threats.