Andrew C. Herlands

Andrew C. Herlands is vice president, Global Systems Engineering, at Trustwave, which helps businesses fight cybercrime, protect data and reduce security risk. 


Articles by Andrew C. Herlands

Principles of Database Security Planning

Posted June 26, 2019

Every company is undoubtedly concerned about keeping outside attackers away from its sensitive data, but understanding who has access to that data from within the organization can be an equally challenging task. The goal of every attacker is to gain privileged access. An excessively privileged user account can be used as a weapon of destruction in the enterprise, and if a powerful user account is compromised by a malicious attacker, all bets are off.

Posted February 17, 2016