Oxford Properties Group is a leading global real estate investor, asset manager and business builder. Part of its global portfolio includes over 50 office and residential properties in North America, where Oxford is both the owner and operator. With the cost of cybercrime expected to exceed $6T USD globally, Oxford continues to re-evaluate and introduce measures to ensure that it can deliver a world-class cyber security platform for its managed assets.
Over the past year, high-profile breaches, such as the hacking attempt of a Florida water treatment facility, have highlighted the urgency to secure operational technology (OT) and non-traditional endpoints. Improving endpoint security for IoT, desktops, servers, and other devices was a high priority for Oxford. Their IT team identified the need for a solution that would allow the many vendors that serviced the buildings access to what they required, but without installing any local software or VPNs. These tools can create security gaps, especially with regards to privileged access.
BeyondTrust’s PAM solutions provide Oxford the advanced digital resilience, scalability, and business agility it needs to proactively adapt and respond to emerging threats and evolving market forces. The Oxford Operational Technology team can now: