Protecting the Endpoint with Privileged Identity Management

Mike Campbell, IAM Consultant, SecureITsource, Inc. Your company may already be managing employee access to sensitive systems with a privileged access tool like CyberArk or thinking about it. This is a crucial step in building out a secure computer network … Continued

Looking Beyond Strong Passwords

Mike Winslow, IAM Consultant, SecureITsource, Inc. Recently I was setting up online access for one of my financial accounts. It had all the basic requests for information; first name, last name, birthdate, address, account number, you know, all the typical … Continued

Cybersecurity and PAM

Zack Zando, IAM Consultant, SecureITsource, Inc. There is no doubt about it, cybersecurity is a fast-growing field. According to the Enterprise Strategy Group, 46% of organizations in 2016 say they have a “problematic shortage” of cybersecurity skills, nearly doubling the … Continued

Passwords: Insecure Since 1962

Barry Gordon, Senior IAM Consultant, SecureITsource, Inc. In the early 1960’s, the Compatible Time-Sharing System at MIT required a password to login and use the system. This was likely the first time such technology had been implemented. Its purpose was … Continued