Insider Cyber Threats rise by Tech Layoffs

Technology companies in recent times have asked most of their employees to stay home because of the fast-approaching recession or by other factors. But security analysts say that such kind of knee-jerk reactions could spell trouble for the organizations as employees leaving the firm could turn into insider cyber threat out of frustration or anger. […]

The Rise of Insider Threats in Verizon’s DBIR

This post was originally published by Jacob Serpa. Each year, Verizon releases its Data Breach Investigation Report (DBIR). These reports evaluate the state of security each year, providing detailed statistics around leading vulnerabilities, which industries face the most breaches, and much more. In 2019’s report, there were interesting insights about insider threats. Read more here: […]

Insider Threats are increasing due to BYOD trend!

A recently conducted ‘Insider Threat’ survey by DTex confirms that BYOD explosion is helping threat landscape increase in organizations across the United States. The security vendor also confirmed in its report that nearly half or 48% of the 400 IT pros participating in the survey have confirmed that detecting and mitigating insider threats is becoming […]

Survey says that Cloud adoption increases the risk of Insider Threats

MeriTalk, a media based firm which focuses on Government IT has recently disclosed in its survey that cloud adoption is increasing the risk of Insider Threats. The survey says that increased migration to cloud and use of web-based applications are putting the companies at risk from Insider threats. According to the 59 percent of government […]

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