Insider Threat Kill Chain: Detecting Human Indicators of Compromise

  • Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 12:30PM EDT (26 Jun 2014 16:30 UTC)
  • Speaker: Bryce Schroeder

Your organization's greatest assets are also its greatest threat: People.Your greatest risk is those you trust.

Last year, more than a third of data breaches were perpetrated by amalicious insider, such as an employee, contractor or trusted businesspartner. On average, an attack by an insider is also more likely to costthe most, averaging $412K per incident. The intentions of these insiderscan be sabotage, fraud, intellectual property theft or espionage. However,in many cases, patterns of detectable behavior and network activity emergethat provide indicators of risk, assist in early detection and in speedingup response time of an actual incident.