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CISO Viewpoint: How Important is Effective Key and Certificate Management to Cyber Security?

CISO Viewpoint: How Important is Effective Key and Certificate Management to Cyber Security?

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April 28, 2017 | Shelley Boose

We recently interviewed Tim Callahan, SVP, Global Chief Security Officer at Aflac. We wanted to find out why he recommends that organizations start looking at key and certificate management as a business imperative.

Callahan believes that it’s essential for organizations to know where all their certificates are located. If there are uncontrolled keys and certificates in your environment, they could be strategically placed by a cyber criminal to gain unauthorized access to your machine identities and create unauthorized tunnels on your network.

Watch the video below to see which three most common mistakes you should avoid with keys and certificates. 



Learn how using the right key and certificate security can give you the visibility you need to protect machine identities. Contact us.

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Shelley Boose
Shelley Boose

Shelley is Director of PR and Content Marketing at Venafi. In her own words, "I help companies translate complex technologies into engaging and compelling, digital stories."

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