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Secure Remote Access Paradigms Pros and Cons

June 14th, 2022

Remote users expect instant connectivity so they can access the same systems they use when in the office. However, increasingly complex hybrid cloud, multi-cloud, and on-premise infrastructures make remote privileged access more difficult for IT teams to manage and secure using traditional access management techniques. Therefore, enterprises need a flexible, easy-to-use method for secure remote…


Improve cyber resilience and speed disaster recovery with the latest version of Secret Server

June 7th, 2022

Disaster can come in many forms. A ransomware attack. A malicious insider. Or, a natural disaster. Any of these can cause a widespread system or network outage that prevents critical access to systems. When disaster strikes, it’s critical to recover quickly. The problem is that most businesses aren’t ready to respond to an unplanned outage.


Privilege Escalation on Windows: When You Want it and When You Don’t

May 3rd, 2022

Privilege escalation is the process by which a user with limited access to IT systems can increase the scope and scale of their access permissions. For trusted users, privilege escalation allows expanded access for a limited time to complete specific tasks. For example, users may need access to troubleshoot a technical problem, run a quarterly…


AD Bridging: If you’re only using it for authentication, you’re missing a ton of value

April 26th, 2022

There’s no way around it—enterprise networks today are hybrid with Windows, Linux, and UNIX systems in multiple clouds, leaving IT and IT Sec teams with the daunting task of managing access. For many years, Active Directory Bridging has helped by enabling users to log in to non-Windows systems with their enterprise Active Directory account. However,…


How to Curb Shadow IT and Technical Debt to Reduce Cyber Risk

March 15th, 2022

These days, IT departments need to track an ever-growing number of devices and accounts. Once you lose track of the services that employees are using, you end up with shadow IT and technical debt—two issues that can lead to serious security blunders and excess spending. Keep reading for an overview of shadow IT and technical debt—and…


Seamless Server Security for a Hybrid IT Environment

February 22nd, 2022

Servers are the areas of the enterprise attack surface with the greatest risk. That’s where the crown jewels live. They house protected health information, credit card transactions, and intellectual property. All manners of sensitive data are found on servers. And yet, many organizations have insufficient server security.


Jumpstart Your 2022 Security Resolutions by Trying the Latest Version of Secret Server

January 11th, 2022

Whew, we made it. 2022. After a somewhat rocky 2021—and 2020 for that matter—what’s on your New Year’s Resolution list? Does your list include some of those perennial promises, like “get in shape” or “save money”? Or maybe you’ve got your sights set on some new ones like, “whittle down those streaming subscriptions,” or “use…


Interview: CTO Q&A with David McNeely

December 21st, 2021

In any C-Suite role, governance is paramount. But a CTO needs to help drive value using technology to help it achieve its business objectives. To hear more about his role as CTO and his journey down the road of privileged access management, I was happy to chat with my long-time friend and colleague, David McNeely.…


PAM Pricing: The Real Cost of PAM Software

November 9th, 2021

A low price tag for PAM software doesn’t necessarily mean it’s the best overall value. Enterprise-scale PAM, like most software purchases, typically involves more than the initial license fee. Depending on your security goals, internal resources, and specific IT environment, you may need to plan for additional costs. It’s important to identify the total cost…


Cloud Security Best Practices Checklist

November 2nd, 2021

Transitioning to the cloud is one of the most significant technology shifts your company will face. Over 80% of organizations operating in the cloud have experienced at least one compromised account each month, stemming from external actors, malicious insiders, or unintentional mistakes. The specifics of cloud security activities may vary depending on your cloud platforms…