Application and Service Accounts

Unattended
programs
on Windows

  • Services,
    Scheduled Tasks,
    IIS Anonymous Access, etc.
  • Run in the context of a named user.
  • Are started with that user's ID and password.
  • Hitachi ID Privileged Access Manager updates the appropriate OS component after every password change.

Applications

  • Eliminate embedded passwords via secure API to the vault.
  • API authentication using one time passcode + client IP.