Why should enterprises invest in machine identity management tools?

From helpnetsecurity.com

machine identity management tools

Over the course of the pandemic, as enterprises were forced to accelerate their digital transformation efforts, The report that surveyed 1,000 IT security decision makers across North America and EMEA, suggests many organizations also became unable to track the identities of all machines across their evolving IT networks.

Of the enterprises that lacked certificate and key awareness, 96% experienced consequences that could cripple their operations, including cybersecurity breaches (55%), loss of employee productivity (47%), system outages due to lack of complete visibility (35%) and financial losses from outages (33%).

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