Johannesburg, 13 April 2023 – The concept of managing and securing machine identities is one that major cyber security leaders are finally taking seriously, especially with Gartner naming machine identity management a top security trend for 2023. Once you have gained a comfortable understanding around what machine identities are and how they’re used, it’s time to start formulating a strategy to manage and protect the digital certificates and machine identities on your network.
Why is this so important? Machine identities are the foundation of your entire cyber security landscape, and weak protection of keys and certificates can lead to a whole host of problems that result in devastating financial, operational and reputational damage. Understanding these five machine identity risks will help you better determine if your organisation is vulnerable.