Organizations spend significant resources and budget by placing Defense-In-Depth solutions to protect their infrastructure and sensitive data. Until recently an organization’s focus was external threats whether it is nation state attacks, under-the-radar cyber campaigns, or hackers. What happens when a foe you are trying to defend the company against is actually an insider?
What if employees use your organization’s contacts to start their own competing organization or disgruntled employees facing disciplinary actions decide to take revenge? What happens if an employee walks away with your organization’s most valuable secrets? What can organizations do? Well, why not invest in Insider Threat Deterrence? This solution uses numerous techniques, such as purpose-built analytics, data mining, anomaly and behavior detection to help identify high-risk profiles. Insider threat deterrence helps security departments to detect potential high-risk activities which may cause great damage to your business. To understand more, let’s take a look at a few of the benefits of this solution.
Easy Detection of High-Risk Profiles
By creating a baseline using profiling attributes from HR records, events repository, access repository, and log management solutions organizations can easily predict a user’s abnormal behavior associated to potential IT sabotage, data theft or misuse, and even fraud.
Helps Identify Abnormal Behavior
By creating a baseline using profiling attributes from HR records, events repository, access repository, and log management solutions organizations can easily predict a user’s abnormal behavior associated to potential IT sabotage, data theft or misuse and even fraud.
Continuous Monitoring of Insider Threats
Through the use of near real-time drill-down dashboards, insider threat deterrence allows for continuous monitoring of insider risk. The solution leverages key features like Watchlist which provides a built-in contextual timeline view to analyze threat anatomy instantly.
Data Risk Monitoring
Of course, insider threat deterrence isn’t only limited to insider threats. It even helps identify possible attacks to sensitive data, applications, systems, and transactions through the use of situational awareness metrics and numerous monitoring patterns.
So, if you are struggling to prevent internal threats, perhaps it’s time to consider the benefits mentioned above and invest in insider threat deterrence.