Join Mike Chapple for an in-depth discussion in this video Understanding account and privilege management, part of CompTIA Security+ (SY0-501) Cert Prep: 4 Identity and Access Management.
- [Narrator] One of the fundamental…responsibilities of information security professionals…is performing account management tasks.…This includes designing strong processes…that implement the principles of…least privilege and separation of duties,…implementing job rotation schemes,…and managing the account life cycle.…The principle of least privilege…states that, "An individual should…"only have the minimum set of privileges…"necessary to complete their assigned job duties."…The separation of duties principles states that,…"Performing sensitive actions should…"require the collaboration of two individuals.…
"Account managers issuing permissions…"should ensure that the permissions…"they grant users are consistent with these principles."…For more information on these two principles…see the authorization video of this course.…Many organizations also implement…job rotation schemes, designed to move…people around from job to job, on a periodic basis.…This has obvious personnel benefits…by providing teams with a diverse…
Instructor Mike Chapple has designed the training around the most recent version of CompTIA Security+, SY0-501, which expands coverage of mobile and cloud technologies. By learning about the topics in this course, you'll be prepared to answer questions from the latest exam—and strengthen your own organization's systems and defenses. To join one of Mike's free study groups, visit certmike.com.
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- Identification methods
- Authentication factors
- Multifactor authentication
- Single sign-on
- Authorization and access controls
- Account management