One man lost his life savings in a SIM hack. Here’s how you can try to protect yourself

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San Francisco (CNN Business)Robert Ross was sitting in his San Francisco home office in October 2018 when he noticed the bars on his phone had disappeared and he had no cell coverage. A few hours later, he had lost $1 million.Ross was the victim of a SIM hack, an attack that occurs when hackers take … Read moreOne man lost his life savings in a SIM hack. Here’s how you can try to protect yourself

How to maintain safe cybersecurity practices while transitioning workers from the office to remote workstations

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With the spread of coronavirus, businesses are increasingly asking staff to work from home. We asked experts how to keep cybersecurity policies in place. Companies around the world are scrambling to set up remote work stations for employees, due to the growing coronavirus threat. Maintaining safe cybersecurity practices is essential, but a step easily overlooked … Read moreHow to maintain safe cybersecurity practices while transitioning workers from the office to remote workstations

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Why Need Pam Compliance

Why Your Organization Needs PAM You may be familiar with Privileged Access management – PAM – because of its capabilities as part of a comprehensive defense against cyberthreats. In a strong PAM solution those capabilities are many and varied, and allow network security teams to design a defense-in-depth strategy that adheres to security-first, Zero Trust principles to secure their organizations’ most sensitive assets. … Read moreIT Security & High Risk Users Management Blog | WALLIX

What is Privileged Access Management (PAM)?

Privileged Access Management

What is Privileged Access Management?  The key is to understand the significance of the word “Privileged.” A privileged user is someone who has administrative access to critical systems. For instance, the individual who can set up and delete email accounts on a Microsoft Exchange Server is a privileged user. The word is not accidental. Like any privilege, it should … Read moreWhat is Privileged Access Management (PAM)?