Security breaches are now commonplace — two-thirds of organizations have experienced one in the past two years, and hackers compromised more than 1 billion identities in 2016 alone.
IT security must now become mission critical for organizations to both maintain customer trust and prevent financial ruin. It is therefore imperative that they identify the most prescient threats to quickly adopt the right practices and technology necessary for survival.
In December 2016, Centrify commissioned Forrester Consulting to evaluate identity and access management (IAM) practices and technology among large enterprises. Forrester specifically tested the hypothesis that increased adoption of IAM best practices —