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The Edward Snowden incident not only revealed the scope and depth of the PRISM and XKeyscore programs but also exposed a dirty little secret about system administrators who, while authorized to manage and operate computer networks, are not authorized to access sensitive data repositories. The truth is that all too often organizations place sensitive data at risk by expanding administrator access across multiple networks (i.e., trying to save money by doing more with less). This is a risky gambit. If […]