The 2016 Study on the Insecurity of Privileged Users
Privileged User Abuse and the Insider Threat
Did you know that privileged users often are your riskiest employees? What are they doing to put your data at risk?
- 55% of respondents do not, or are unsure if they correlate data from multiple sources
- 56% of the respondents are not confident they have the enterprise-wide visibility for privileged user access and can determine if users are compliant with policies.
- 75% of respondents say they have no way to gain context around the act
What can IT security teams do to address these potentially high risk employees?
In a Ponemon Survey commissioned by Forcepoint, powered by Raytheon, 704 IT professionals identified key trends in organizations’ ability to manage privileged user access.