Today, new research released in the 2021 IBM Security X-Force Insider Threat Report, which takes a closer look at the role access levels play in insider attacks. The research finds individuals with elevated access to critical assets pose a significantly higher risk than those with more limited access. In fact, 40% of insider-provoked incidents involved an employee with privileged access to sensitive company assets
Check out the report for more details on how most insider attacks are discovered and best practices for mitigating these threats. Plus, learn how to fortify your organization against insider threats by aligning your threat lifecycle framework with the help of expert advice on the upcoming May 26th webinar: Insider Threats: Spot them. Stop them. Here's how.