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Privileged Accounts Emerge as Primary Attack Vector for Cyber-Attackers

December 03, 2012

Privileged Accounts Emerge as Primary Attack Vector for Cyber-Attackers; Session to Highlight How Enterprises Can Mitigate the Privileged Account Risk

LAS VEGAS, Nevada - December 3, 2012 - Cyber-Ark® Software will be sharing expert insight into how privileged accounts have emerged as the primary target for cyber-attackers at the Gartner Identity & Access Management Summit in Las Vegas. Adam Bosnian, Cyber-Ark's EVP of the Americas, will be joined by Cyber-Ark customer Paul Tucker, Manager of Information Security for Williams Co., to discuss "The Exploding Privilege Problem: How to Protect These Critical Attack Points," on Monday, Dec. 3rd from 10:45 – 11:45 a.m. PT.

Who:Paul Tucker, Manager of Information Security for Williams Co.
Adam Bosnian, EVP Americas, Cyber-Ark
What:"The Exploding Privilege Problem: How to Protect These Critical Attack Points"
The exploitation of privileged accounts has become a primary attack vector for cyber attacks and the most devastating data breaches over the past two years. As the enterprise perimeter dissolves and internal and external threats increase, identifying, managing and protecting privileged activity is critical to the overall security of any business. This session will help attendees understand where these privileged accounts exist within their organization and how they can manage and monitor privileged activity to mitigate risk.
When:Monday, Dec. 3, 2012 from 10:45 – 11:45 a.m. PT
Where:Caesars Palace, Las Vegas – Octavius 4

About Cyber-Ark
Cyber-Ark® Software is a global information security company that specializes in protecting and managing privileged users, sessions, applications and sensitive information to improve compliance, productivity and protect organizations against insider threats and advanced external threats. With its award-winning Privileged Identity Management, Privileged Session Management and Sensitive Information Management [ FIX LINK] Suites, organizations can more effectively manage and govern data center access and activities, whether on-premise, off-premise or in the cloud, while demonstrating returns on security investments. Cyber-Ark works with more than 1,100 customers, including more than 35 percent of the Fortune 100. Headquartered in Newton, Mass., Cyber-Ark has offices and authorized partners in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit http://www.cyber-ark.com.

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