About the expert:
Dawn Cappelli is a senior member of technical staff for the CERT Program at Carnegie Mellon University.
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Video: Understanding the insider threat
Many enterprise companies often struggle with insider threat, whether it's intentional or accidental. This threat extends throughout every aspect of an organization, so it's vital to mitigate any threat that presents itself to the company.
In this video, Dawn Cappelli, a member of the Technical Staff in CERT at Carnegie Mellon University's Software Institute, outlines three different types of intentional insider threats. She describes all three and explains what patterns to watch for in each of those crimes. She'll also provide the tools needed to develop mitigation strategies for each type of crime.
Insider threat detection is a vital part of the security of any enterprise organization. In this tip, part of the SearchSecurity.com Insider Threats Security School lesson, learn about the best insider threat detection strategies.
Allowing outside business partner access to your systems and data always comes with some level of risk. Nick Lewis examines what those risks are and strategies for managing business risk.
Podcast: Top 5 insider threat detection myths
There are many misconceptions about insider threats in the enterprise. This podcast debunks those myths and sets the record straight on what enterprises really need to know about the detection of insider threats.
Quiz: Practical strategies to mitigate insider threats
How much have you learned about detecting and mitigating insider threats? Find out in this short quiz.