The credential is a commodity and will continue to be breached. As a result, focus and spending must shift toward the access that the credentials provide.
The credential has become a hot commodity for hackers, with 74% of breached organizations admitting the breach involved access to a privileged account. In fact, the "Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report" (DBIR) found that out of all attacks, 29% of total breaches involved the use of stolen credentials, second only to phishing. Once a credential is compromised, privileged access management solutions are rendered useless. Click here to read more >