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2019 Insider Threat Report


2019 Insider Threat Report

Today’s most damaging security threats are often not originating from malicious outsiders or malware but from trusted insiders with access to sensitive data and systems - both malicious insiders and negligent insiders.

The 2019 Insider Threat Report from Cybersecurity Insiders reveals the latest trends and challenges facing organizations, how IT and security professionals are dealing with risky insiders, and how organizations are preparing to better protect their critical data and IT infrastructure.

In addition to information on the frequency of insider attacks, contributing factors for why they’re on the rise and what organizations are doing to combat them, the report also addresses:

  • Insider threat program drivers, and the insiders and departments at greatest risk
  • Vulnerability of applications, data and file tracking processes
  • Risk of insider attack on cloud-based environments