A Hacker’s Perspective: Where Your Password Management Strategy is Lacking

Paula Januszkiewicz, Security MVP, CEO at CQURE

Paula Januszkiewicz, Security MVP, CEO at CQURE

Paula Januszkiewicz, CEO CQURE, penetration tester and mentor of CQURE Academy. Paula is also an Enterprise Security MVP and trainer (MCT) and Microsoft Security Trusted Advisor. She is also a top speaker at many well-known conferences including TechEd North America, TechEd Europe, TechEd Middle East, RSA, TechDays, CyberCrime, etc., and is often rated as number-one speaker. Paula is engaged as a keynote speaker for security related events and she writes articles on Windows Security. Her company CQURE has now 3 locations New York, Dubai and Warsaw. Paula has conducted hundreds of IT security audits and penetration tests, including those for governmental organizations, she is a renowned security consultant. Her distinct specialization is related to Microsoft security solutions in which she holds multiple Microsoft certifications, besides being familiar with and possessing certifications in other related technologies and operating systems. Paula is passionate about sharing her knowledge with others. In private, she enjoys researching new technologies, which she converts to authored trainings. She wrote a book about Threat Management Gateway 2010, and is working on her next book. She has access to a source code of Windows! Every year she makes over 200 flights (2013 - 248) to gain more and more experience, provides penetration tests and consults Customers about how to secure their infrastructures. Her favorite saying is: "I have a tool for that!"

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So let’s say an admin is dismissed. What is the chance that when the admin leaves, the SQL Server sysadmin’s password changes? Or count how many people from IT have moved on from your company and their passwords to the systems still remain the same? From the hacker’s perspective, even a small scale security hole like a reused password could leave you with an enterprise-wide breach!

Renowned hacker and security expert, Paula Januszkiewicz walks you through a hacker’s perspective on enterprise privileged password management and the strategies to help your company better secure passwords and systems in 2016. She will demo and explain how to:

  • Find and reuse passwords and how this can be useful for enterprise password management.
  • Use the same pathways a hacker does to test the systems!
  • Familiarize yourself with the mandatory tasks that are performed by hackers to check for password issues.

In this intensive journey, Paula takes you to the darker side of IT security and use this knowledge for making virtuous decisions in the New Year.