The Spending Gap – APTs and Insider Threats for Government

Posted By: Wayne Lewandowski, @Wayne42675 (Twitter)
15 Apr
2014
Categories : Data Encryption, Data Security            Leave a comment            Tags: , , , ,

Just released is our latest Vormetric Insider Threat Report.  This latest report focuses on Europe, and an earlier version in September of last year detailed responses from the US.  Today, I’m taking a deeper look at the combined government data from both US and European government at a level you won’t see elsewhere. One point before I get to the results – Insider Threats aren’t just traditional insiders, people with access to sensitive data in the course of accounting, financial, […]

10 Apr
2014

Last month, I called out the Top 5 Data Breach Trends for 2014. Trend 1—Revenue Loss Means Board Room Focus Trend 2—Retail Breaches: An Easy Target Trend 3—Cloud and Big Data= Big Target for Cybercriminals Trend 4—Government and Healthcare: High Risk Trend 5—Compliance Will Grow Bigger Teeth Since then, supermarket chain Morrisons suffered an insider attack through stolen staff payroll systems that were published online which links back to trend 2; retail data breaches an easy target. Also surfacing this week—18 […]

Categories : Cloud Security, Data Protection, Encryption            1Comments            Tags: , , ,

Here at Vormetric, we just issued the European Edition of our Insider Threat Report.  Although the report focused on Insider Threats, we also included a strong focus on SaaS and Cloud Provider use for enterprises – both on the additional Insider Threat concerns around SaaS and Cloud Services and about what those enterprises would like to see that would increase their use.  Today I’m going into details that we didn’t highlight in the report, but which are directly relevant to […]