As a successful, modern law firm, London-based Howard Kennedy understood the critical nature of protecting its clients’ data and the crucial IT systems involved in the day to day running of the organisation.
The firm, which specialises in providing straightforward advice for entrepreneurial businesses and individuals on domestic and international matters, was looking to enhance IT security as part of a wider digital transformation process.
The technology and security team understood the critical nature of Privilege Access Security and of having a robust, fully featured Privileged Access Management solution.
It’s very much about protecting your crown jewels. You put a lot of effort into designing access control policies and locking down platforms, but the key to all of that is your administrative credentials. If you don’t maintain strict control over your high level accounts then what’s the point of all your other security controls?