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Why 90% of IT Environments Are Likely Hackable

 

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Over the past year, we’ve been conducting extensive Microsoft Active Directory assessments across varying organizations. Our findings revealed the startling fact that nearly 100 percent of IT environments are susceptible to malicious attacks, thanks to just one critical application: Active Directory. Let’s discuss some of the reasons why this is.

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Why Microsoft Active Directory is High Risk for Cyber Attacks [Infographic]

Ninety-five percent of Fortune 1000 companies use Microsoft Active Directory for authentication. Because Active Directory (AD) is not on the radar of most organizations as a target for cyber attacks, it’s often overlooked and vulnerable. Check out our infographic for more, and then download our ebook on protecting your Active Directory here.

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5 Critical IT Security Questions You Need Answers to in 2017

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When you think about securing your IT environment, what’s top of mind? The answer is usually preventing data breaches and protecting critical data—intellectual property, information on people and so on.

When we look at the systems that need to be secured in order to protect those data sets, many often overlook Microsoft Active Directory.

Used by more than 90 percent of organizations, when Active Directory is compromised, attackers can gain access to the entire IT infrastructure. You may not realize it, but this application is currently under heavy attack because our adversaries know its value.

Let’s take a closer look at the five critical questions to ask about your IT security that you may not have thought of.

(For a deeper dive into this topic, check out a recent webinar on critical security questions CIOs are asking.)

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