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Employee and vendor admission to their IT systems resulting from privileged access represent major threats to organizations according to respondents in the Atlanta-based BeyondTrust’s “Privileged Access Threat Report 2019.”

The BeyondTrust study explored the visibility, control, and management IT organizations in the U.S., Europe, Middle East, and Asia-Pacific, have over employees, contractors, and third-party vendors with privileged access to their IT network.

Roy Urrico

Roy W. Urrico specializes in articles about financial technology and services for Credit Union Times, as well as ghostwriting, copywriting, and case studies. Also: writer/editor of a semi-annual newsletter for Association for Financial Technology since 1997 and history projects funded by the U.S Interior Department, National Park Service and Warren County (N.Y.).

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