#infosec | Cost of Insider Threats Rises 31%

New research released yesterday by the Ponemon Institute reveals a dramatic increase in both the frequency of insider threats and their financial cost to businesses since 2018.   The report, “2020 Cost of Insider Threats: Global,” shows that the average global cost of insider threats rose by 31% in two years to $11.45m, and…

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#infosec | Cloud Covers Up Insider Threats

A new study has found that more than half of organizations believe detecting insider threats is harder following migration to the cloud. The 2020 Insider Threat Report published today found that a lack of visibility into anomalous activity, especially in the cloud, and manual SIEM workloads have increased the risk of insider…

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#cybersecurity | Data Privacy + Cybersecurity Insider – October 2019 | Robinson & Cole LLP

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#cyberfraud | #cybercriminals | How Technology Transformed Insider Fraud – and How New Technology Is Fighting Back

In criminal cases, investigators home in on suspects by ascertaining who had the means, motive, and opportunity to perpetrate the crime. By that tripartite standard, it shouldn’t be surprising that occupational fraud – fraud carried out by company employees, executives, and other insiders – outranks virtually all other forms of…

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