"The live recording is a very useful feature."
"Comprehensive coverage of the required features for the PAM solution."
"It's easy to use and easy to configure."
"The newer interface is more difficult to use than the previous one, and consequently, new users might need more training."
"The management console could be improved."
"The response time for support could be faster. Some features should be added: cloud-based, VPN-less, more secure, and it should be adjusted in a hybrid environment."
IBM Security Secret Server protects privileged accounts from hackers and insider threats, helps ensure compliance with evolving regulations, and allows authorized employees to seamlessly gain access to the tools and information they need to drive productivity. Easily detect, manage and audit privileged accounts, and control which applications are permitted to run on endpoints and servers to prevent malicious applications from penetrating the environment. IBM Security Secret Server is fast to deploy, easy to use and scalable for the enterprise.
CA Privileged Access Manager is a simple-to-deploy, automated, proven solution for privileged access management in physical, virtual and cloud environments. It enhances security by protecting sensitive administrative credentials such as root and administrator passwords, controlling privileged user access, proactively enforcing policies and monitoring and recording privileged user activity across all IT resources. It includes CA PAM Server Control (previously CA Privileged Identity Manager) for fine-grained protection of critical servers
IBM Security Secret Server is ranked 7th in Privileged Access Management (PAM) with 1 review while Symantec Privileged Access Manager is ranked 10th in Privileged Access Management (PAM) with 2 reviews. IBM Security Secret Server is rated 10.0, while Symantec Privileged Access Manager is rated 5.0. The top reviewer of IBM Security Secret Server writes "Lightweight, helpful and comprehensive knowledge base, provides live session recording capabilities". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Symantec Privileged Access Manager writes "Allows IT and consultants to access the infrastructure environment but needs more security and better support". IBM Security Secret Server is most compared with Delinea Secret Server, CyberArk Privileged Access Manager, WALLIX Bastion and Delinea Privileged Access Service, whereas Symantec Privileged Access Manager is most compared with Cisco ISE (Identity Services Engine), CyberArk Privileged Access Manager, ARCON Privileged Access Management, BeyondTrust Endpoint Privilege Management and CyberArk Endpoint Privilege Manager.
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