NIST SP 800-53 includes several sections that specify requirements for managing passwords used in the datacenter. While many agencies have investigated password management from the end-user perspective, few have addressed the need to manage passwords for elevated privilege accounts used by administrators and unattended applications. An organized, workable approach to managing these passwords is critical.
Download this white paper to:
- Read about the building blocks for a secure, effective password management system
- Learn ways of managing unattended and administrator passwords that contribute to measurable and verifiable compliance
- Find out how to map your password management system against specific NIST SP 800-53 requirements