What is a Privileged User?

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Privileged user. You’ve heard the term before, especially if you read our latest blog about the security dangers that relate to it. In this blog post we’d like to discuss what a privileged user is in more detail. What makes the privileged user unique? This person is someone who has access to critical databases, infrastructure,… Read more »

Choosing an Outside Provider

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Entering into a business relationship is not easy. It involves trust, mutual understanding and some sacrifice in control. When it comes to hiring an outside security firm, your instincts as a decision-maker should kick in. What are the positives? What are the negatives? What is the impact on the bottom line? And while those questions… Read more »

More Than IT

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Over the past month, we’ve discussed the importance of creating a security-centric culture, from the boardroom to the shop floor. Each blog had an underlying theme: Your company’s policies, procedures and employees need to have security’s best practices at the top of mind. And while it is natural for these discussions to start in your… Read more »

Discovering Hidden Vulnerabilities

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Sun Tzu, a Chinese military general, once said, “Know your enemy and know yourself and you can fight a hundred battles without disaster.” In the world of cyber security, there are millions upon millions of battles against well-trained, eager hackers. And while wrapping your head around the gravity of that situation may seem like a… Read more »

Creating a Security-Focused Culture

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Security is something we live every day. It’s what we do and it’s who we are. Understandably, security may not be your business, your expertise or your passion. But whether you’re a bank, hospital or a retail company it’s important to work towards building a strong security culture. It won’t happen overnight, and it’ll take… Read more »