Privilege is an entity's degree of power within an organization. These privileges can range from a DevOps manager's ability to manipulate sensitive files and systems, or a finance team member's authority to issue wire transfers on behalf of the company.
In this episode, we covered:
- Why Email Account Compromise (EAC) attacks are so insidious and effective
- Privilege abuse and cloud-based attacks
- Ways that legitimate accounts get compromised
- What CISOs should do to protect their employees