Aptech Secures Servers for Privileged Access

Aptech is a global learning solutions company that commenced its education and training business in 1986 and has trained over 6.8 million students worldwide.

Aptech has presence in more than 40 emerging countries through its two main streams of businesses – Individual training and Enterprise Business. As a leader in career education, it has over 1300 centres of learning across the world.

Aptech support team have to manage the critical business servers including Windows and Linux servers. There was a compliance need to ensure auditing of the access by support team, who are privileged users. Aptech has deployed Accops HyID so that all access to the Windows and Linux servers goes through an audit process. Whenever a user tries to access a server using local or domain administrator account, the user must authenticate using their personal accounts and must also provide OTP for two factor authentication.