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May 17, 2018

An appropriate level of privileged account control and management plays a significant role in ensuring your organization’s cybersecurity. Verizon reports that in 2017, privilege misuse was behind 12% of all security breaches.

And according to Gartner, by 2020, the lack of Privileged Account Management (PAM) processes will be the cause of more than half of all security failures associated with IaaS and PaaS services.


Monitoring and managing accounts with privileged access is one of the main requirements of leading compliance standards such as HIPAA and...

June 06, 2016

Last year saw a rise in cybercrime across the board, and this year so far, appears to display the same trends. With handsome prices being paid for credit card data on black markets worldwide, criminals doubled their efforts in stealing it. While banking institutions are on top of things and seem to be well armed to fend off both intruders and malicious insiders, service industry with its poor state of security looks like an easy target.


Hospitality industry especially received a huge blow last year, with all the major franchises compromised in one...