The Gartner Buyers’ Guide for Privileged Access Management

Privileged Access represents a significant security risk for every organization, and Privileged Access Management (PAM) is a discipline that must be considered a core part of every security program. While organizations are recognizing the need to establish a practice to manage the risk of privileged access, the approach of many organization is to simply buy a PAM tool. But without investing the time on the underlying discipline of defining and understanding your specific risk for PAM Access, implementing a PAM tool can’t solve the problem of privileged access.

Given these challenges, how will security and risk management (SRM) leaders responsible for IAM (IAM leaders) find a successfull way to manage the privileged access risk that exists in their organization ?

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Gartner, Buyers’ Guide for Privileged Access Management, Michael Kelley, Felix Gaehtgens, Abhyuday Data, 4 August 2022, Published 12 February 2021. GARTNER is a registered trademark and service mark of Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates in the U.S. and internationally and is used herein with permission. All rights reserved.