“It is one of the most critical security controls to implement,” says Gartner senior director Felix Gaehtgens.
Poorly managed privileged access can expose organizations to security breaches and regulatory rebukes, resulting in business losses and financial penalties. Identity and access management (IAM) leaders must effectively manage privileged access in a risk-aware fashion. The right combination of specialized privileged access management (PAM) tools and careful governance can help you improve security and compliance, as well as ensure auditability and accountability."
Want to dig deeper? Explore privileged access management agenda sessions and more for the virtual Gartner Identity & Access Management Summit 2021