#CybersecurityTip: Have you paid attention to who has access to what in your MSP? Are there limitations set amongst your employees and your networks? Privileged access management helps organizations reduce the risk of security breaches by controlling user permissions. It also helps consolidate identities and control shared accounts by allocating role-based permissions to users. In return, this streamlines technician time and allows for auditing capabilities in order to provide access visibility.
Password management and documentation is made easy through detailed auditing, compliance, and how credentials are stored per privileged account. Access management improves IT productivity and efficiency significantly.
An example of why MSPs need to be aware of their access management has been identified by a FireEye iSIGHT Intelligence recent report. FireEye identified the main security vulnerabilities in the ICS field was, "Identity & Access Management", as the second most-critical risk. Check out the full article here.