To effectively manage and remediate insider threats, the CISO must establish a comprehensive approach to governance, data analysis and incident response.
Threat hunting enables security teams to improve incident response speed and accuracy. It also empowers them to remediate threats proactively.
According to IBM X-Force data, cybercriminals have been targeting industrial control systems in the energy and utilities sector at an increasing rate.
Several recent studies confirmed that a security breach is often caused by an insider threat, including rogue employees or human error.
The new Data Insight feature for IBM Security Guardium enables analysts to more effectively monitor database access during security breaches.
During mergers and acquisitions, companies should conduct third-party risk assessments to identify insider threats that might be lurking on the network.
Data breaches exposed billions of records in the first half of 2017. The U.S. had the largest number of breaches, but China had the most records exposed.
Security leaders must defend sensitive enterprise information from both external actors and negligent insiders who might accidentally cause a data breach.
According to recent research, privileged users and administrators represent the biggest insider threats to any organization's sensitive data.
Our prediction at the end of 2016 held true: The influx of advanced DDoS, POS and other attacks targeting the financial sector has yet to abate in 2017.