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10% of IT Pros Can Access Previous Jobs’ Accounts

February 17th, 2011 02:49 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

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dinscott writes “According to a survey that examines how IT professionals and employees view the use of policies and technologies to manage and protect users’ electronic identities, the sharing of work log-ins and passwords between co-workers is a regular occurrence. It’s no wonder then that half of them are concerned about insider threats to network security in their company’s current infrastructure! But one of the most surprising results shows that one in 10 IT professionals admit they have accounts from previous jobs, from which they can still access systems even though they’ve left the organization.”

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