Digital Dangers in RPA and the need to fortify cybersecurity

10XDSADMIN | February 5, 2019

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Robotic Process Automation (RPA) is one of the most trending, new and emerging technologies in our modern, digital-first culture and its popularity is steadily rising. RPA and cyber security risk management principles are complimentary to each other. Applying RPA in cyber operations improves its efficiency and effectiveness and the Cyber Security Controls in RPA offers secure digital operations. In many organisations, a typical RPA enablement team consists of process consultants, developers and a lean IT infra team. However, no matter how strong the security practices are, it is difficult to understand and capture all possible cyber risks and controls needed, and for that you need a Cyber or Risk Management expert to ensure Robotic Process Automation security. Habitually teams fail to include “defence in depth” controls in the process even though the Infrastructure Security best practices are followed during deployment.

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