Net Concepts with Aaron Wagner

Ep. 5 September marks the beginning of Insider Threat Awareness Month 2020. Let’s talk insider threat with Ilia Sotnikov from Netwrix.


Discussion source articles:

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/cisco-engineer-resigns-then-nukes-16k-webex-accounts-456-vms/

Cisco engineer resigns then nukes 16k WebEx accounts, 456 VMs

https://solutionsreview.com/identity-management/insider-threat-awareness-month-2020-the-experts-comment/

September marks the beginning of Insider Threat Awareness Month 2020. Enterprises can’t ignore that some of the most pressing threats to their digital IT infrastructure might not come from without but from within. Whether it stems from actual malice or from simple ignorance, employees and third-parties could cause data breaches, data leaks, or business disruptions just as easily as any hacker.

https://www.ekransystem.com/en/blog/insider-threat-statistics-facts-and-figures

Despite that, the number of insider-related breaches rises every year. The Verizon 2019 Data Breach Investigations report says that 34% of all breaches in 2018 were caused by insiders.

https://securelist.com/it-threat-evolution-q2-2020-pc-statistics/98292/

Vulnerable applications used by cybercriminals during cyberattacks

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