Battling the Challenge of Privileged Access ManagementAlso, Did the NSA Target SWIFT Bureaus?
A report from Editorial Director Tom Field on why organizations struggle with privileged access management leads the latest edition of the ISMG Security Report.
In the Security Report, you'll also hear (click on player beneath image to listen):
- DataBreachToday Executive Editor Mathew J. Schwartz explain why the U.S. National Security Agency might be targeting SWIFT, the messaging system designed to assure that money-moving messages between banks are secure;
- ISMG Security and Technology Editor Jeremy Kirk analyze research from security provider Symantec that contends a strong correlation exists between hacking techniques used by a group called Longhorn and CIA documents released earlier this month by WikiLeaks; and
- A commentary challenging Rep. James Sensenbrenner's declaration that "nobody has got to use the internet."
The ISMG Security Report appears on this and other ISMG websites on Tuesdays and Fridays. Check out our April 11 and April 14 reports that respectively look at the future of cyberthreat intelligence sharing and tell the tale how a dedicated manager spent her weekends monitoring video of ATMs led to the capture of a criminal skimmer.
The next ISMG Security Report will be posted on Friday, April 21.