Viewfinity and Information Week Help Organizations Avoid Privilege Creep to be Certain Their Environment is Locked Down

Top Quote Webinar will Feature Best Practices to Manage and Mitigate the Downfalls of "Privilege Creep". End Quote
  • (1888PressRelease) April 01, 2012 - Waltham, MA -- Viewfinity ( ), the innovator of privilege management solutions, today announced it is sponsoring a webinar with leading IT news resource InformationWeek on "privilege creep", the uncontrolled environment that results when IT professionals temporarily grant administrator rights to users who need them in order to a meet a specific business need.

    Sean Martin, CISSP, managing director of imsmartin, an internationally-recognized analyst, business, and marketing consulting firm based in Redondo Beach, Calif., will share examples of how privilege creep makes it difficult to keep track of where and why administrator rights have been applied and left open, leaving the organization at risk of misuse and abuse of these privileges. A demonstration of Viewfinity Privilege Management will offer methods to IT security and operations managers for mitigating this risk. The webinar takes place on Tuesday April 3, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. Pacific / 2:00 p.m. ET.

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    About Viewfinity:
    Viewfinity provides privilege management and application control for desktops, laptops and servers, empowering enterprises to meet compliance mandates, reduce security risks, and lower IT costs. The Viewfinity solution allows enterprises to control end user and privileged user rights for applications and systems which require elevated permissions. Viewfinity's granular-level control enables companies to establish and enforce consistent policies for least privilege Windows-based environments based on segregation of duties. For more information, visit

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    Dan Chmielewski
    303 Wyman Street, Suite 300
    Waltham, MA 02451
    dchm ( @ ) cox dot net

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