Types of internal Threats
When Disaster Strikes
Internal Threat Report 2017
After a breach occurs,
% of organizations that reported not having full transparency in regards to insider threats.
69% of all cyber breaches originate from an internal user.
75% of all insider threats go unnoticed.
53% of organizations that know of breaches caused by insiders.
35% of organizations who cannot detect if a breach was from an insider.
Over 70% of organizations have difficulty detecting a security breach.
55% of organizations have difficulty investigating a cyber breach in a time-effective manner.
of all breaches involved some form of human error.
Nearly 1 in 4 data breaches occur due to inadvertent user error.
Source: Insider Threat Survey, ObserveIT, 2017
Source: Cyber Security Intelligence Index, IBM, 2015