Creating a safer business environment needn't be a complicated process. 96% of Microsoft OS vulnerabilities can be mitigated by removing admin rights alone. In this infographic we take a closer look at the hidden threat of administrator privileges and how combining privilege management, application control and sandboxing as part of a defense in depth approach is crucial to overcoming unknown threats.
Top 5 key statistics:
- 88% of insider attacks are caused by privilege abuse
- Over 30% of companies have no policy in place for managing admin access
- 72% of temporary workers admit to being given admin privileges on employers IT systems
- Only half of temporary workers were informed of any restrictions during their induction period
- 89% of CIOs say digital is bringing new types and levels of risk