In the past year, nearly half of Federal agencies were targets of insider threats and nearly one in three (29 percent) lost data to an insider incident. As agencies are entrusted with storing and managing a range of sensitive information, the potential channels for data loss are becoming more complex, and breaches perpetrated by insiders – whether malicious or unintentional – are a growing problem.
What can agencies do to address this significant challenge and protect their systems and data? Is there a holistic approach to battling these risks head-on? To find out, MeriTalk surveyed 150 Federal IT managers familiar with their organizations’ cyber security efforts.
Download “Inside Job: The Federal Insider Threat Report” to examine:
- The most common insider threats agencies face today
- Strengths and weaknesses of insider threat programs
- How agencies can reduce the risks and consequences of insider threats