insider threats

June 1, 2016


Insiders: The often forgotten threat

8 min read

Insider threats are of particular concern to organisations as the impact of a rogue insider can be catastrophic to the business. The 2016 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report showed that 15% of data breaches were a direct result of insider deliberate or malicious behaviour.  Given that it is not likely that all insider breaches are discovered […]

December 18, 2013


Beware: Insider Threats Getting Worse

1 min read

Most recently ESG/Vormetric came out with a threat report that highlighted the increase in insider threats & the significance to augment perimeter and host-based security. The rationale behind the increase was that more people are accessing the network, increase cloud and network traffic are making it difficult to isolate the problem. Almost 50% of the […]