Frost & Sullivan found that more than 80% of survey respondents admit to using non -approved applications in their jobs
In most organizations, it would be hard just to make sure that they are not compromised through Exploitable vulnerabilities in your known infrastructure. Having to worry about information that you dont know about, makes it even harder.
- Not knowing how to centralize control and keep a watchful eye over what is created ( eg. unsanctioned assets in the cloud, untracked domains ...etc)
- Not knowing about compromised assets that are being used to attack customers/ or organizations
- Not knowing the dynamic digital footprint and the IT risks it is introducing
- Unknown applications (sometimes in use or sometimes idle) existing outside of auditing, patch management, and vulnerability testing cycles