TITLE

Cloud, Mobile Technologies Expose Security Cracks

AUTHOR(S)
Eddy, Nathan
PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
eWeek;3/7/2014, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the study commissioned by identity access management (IAM) specialist SailPoint on the trends and concerns of organizations in IAM with information on the findings of the study. Among the findings include the difficulties faced by businesses to prove the effectiveness of their internal controls over user access privileges in an information technology (IT) audit, the use of cloud-based applications, and data protection through the use of IAM strategy.
ACCESSION #
94880755

 

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