We write quite a bit on insider threats here and over at OODAloop.com as well.
Read Meni Farjon’s article about how companies can keep the insider threats at bay on Techspective :
There’s a reason why National Cybersecurity Awareness Month coincides with the Halloween season. After all, what’s scarier than a cybercriminal making his way into an organization? Well for starters, how about the employee that may unknowingly be to blame for giving him access. The cybersecurity industry’s beginnings were all about protection from the cyber version of the “boogeyman.” Developing technologies like firewalls and anti-virus, as well as security information and event management tools (SIEM) to identify the start of an attack from external sources, the industry was focused on defense-only strategies.
Read his full article here.