Privileged passwords pose threat to data security
The privileged user accounts and passwords used by many IT staff to carry out their day-to-day tasks pose one of the biggest risks to company data and are the industry's "dirty little secret", according to Cyber-Ark.
1. Provide a safe and reliable place to store passwords - including a back-up facility in case your main password store fails.
2. Change passwords regularly. The most secure location in the world will be undermined if you don’t change the passwords.