Zscaler First Big-Name Company to Buy Into CPM with Trustdome AcquisitionZscaler has become the first major player in cybersecurity to buy a specialist vendor in the emerging market segment of cloud permissions management (CPM) with its acquisition of Israeli startup Trustdome. This technology works by first discovering all of a customer's cloud assets and cataloging all the extant permissions to access those assets. From there, it provides a list of those permissions and highlights the ones that it deems excessive or unnecessary. CPM can be classed as an expression of the Zero Trust approach to security alongside technologies such as microsegmentation; privileged access management (PAM); and zero-trust access (ZTA).
Rik is a principal analyst in Omdia's IT security and technology team, specializing in cybersecurity technology trends, IT security, compliance, and call recording. He provides analysis and insight on market evolution and helps end users determine what type of ... View Full Bio