Insider Threat

What is an Insider Threat? An insider threat is a security risk that originates within an organization. Insider threat actors include current employees, consultants, former employees, business partners, or board members A 2019 Verizon Data Breach Investigation Report reveals that 34 percent of data breaches involve internal actors. Seventeen percent of all sensitive files in a company are accessible to every employee, according to a 2019 Varonis Data Risk Report. Key Takeaways An insider threat originates within an organization An insider can be a current employee, consultant, former employee, business partner, or board member 34 percent of all data breaches … Read more