Access Management , Identity & Access Management , Security Operations

The 4 Pitfalls of Privileged Access Management

Bomgar's Sam Elliott on Overlooked Areas of Security
Sam Elliott, director of security product management, Bomgar

Overlooked areas of security and defense include four pitfalls of privileged access management, says Sam Elliott of Bomgar, who offers insights on taking the right steps.

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In a video interview at Information Security Media Group's recent New York City Fraud Summit, Elliott discusses:

  • Four key areas that are often overlooked that lead to cyberattacks;
  • Resolution techniques to best protect against these vulnerabilities;
  • The recent ransomware attack on the City of Atlanta as an example of what can occur if the four pitfalls of privileged access are ignored.

As director of security product management at Bomgar, Elliott leads a team of product managers responsible for developing strategy and defining, managing and launching new cybersecurity product suites and offerings. Prior to joining Bomgar, he held similar positions at BMC Software and Numara Software.

About the Author

Nick Holland

Nick Holland

Director, Banking and Payments

Holland, an experienced security analyst, has spent the last decade focusing on the intersection of digital banking, payments and security technologies. He has spoken at a variety of conferences and events, including Mobile World Congress, Money2020, Next Bank and SXSW, and has been quoted by The Wall Street Journal, CNN Money, MSNBC, NPR, Forbes, Fortune, BusinessWeek, Time Magazine, The Economist and the Financial Times. He holds an MSc degree in information systems management from the University of Stirling, Scotland.

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