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ITBusinessEdge: PAM Solutions: Critical to Securing Privileged Access

By | Date posted: September 6, 2017

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In this presentation, Jason Macy – CTO of Forum Systems, provides insight into best practices using a privileged access management (PAM) solution.

PAM solutions are built from traditional Identity Access Management… However, these IAM solutions are designed only to establish a trusted user and are not capable of enforcing user behavior based on the information being sent and received

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Forum Systems Lauds Recognition of API Security in OWASP Top 10

By | Date posted: August 18, 2017

Longtime API Security Champion Praises OWASP Community for Listing “Underprotected APIs” in RC1; Sponsors Premier AppSec USA 2017 Conference

BOSTON, August 21, 2017 – Forum Systems Inc., a pioneer in API security technology, today celebrated the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) community for including ‘Underprotected APIs’ in the OWASP Top 10 – 2017 RC1 list of most critical web application security risks.

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FCW: Why the CDM program needs an overhaul

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In this article, Jason Macy – CTO of Forum Systems, highlights the Department of Homeland Security’s Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) program and how the initiative aims to streamline processes and simplify risk management.

 Applying best practices is indeed a laudable approach, but if you are practicing for the wrong game, what’s the point? Best practices need a strategy, and CDM needs to be augmented to focus on existing industry technologies such as API security gateways and others that are already solving cybersecurity problems.

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