Insider Threat, 1st Edition

  • Michael Gelles
  • Published By: Butterworth-Heinemann
  • ISBN-10: 0128026227
  • ISBN-13: 9780128026229
  • DDC: 658.47
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 240 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released September 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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This title presents a set of solutions to address the increase in cases of espionage, embezzlement, sabotage, and identify theft from current or former employees. The book provides a complete roadmap for developing an insider threat program within any organization, focusing on management, training, ethical, and legal concerns. In addition, the book includes tactics on how to correlate human behavioral indicators and data analytic tools into a seamless system for protecting an organization’s critical assets from insiders intending to do harm.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About Deloitte.
About the Author.
1: Introduction – Insider Threat Today.
2: Common Challenges to Maturing an Insider Threat Program.
3: From Bricks and Mortar to Bits and Bytes.
4: Identifying Functional Ownership.
5: Identifying Critical Indicators in Organizational Data.
6: Establishing an Organizational Risk Appetite.
7: Risk Management Using Data Analytics.
8: Information Security and Technology Integration.
9: Robust Cyber Risk Management.
10: Threats Posed by Third-Party Insiders: Considerations for a Vendor Vetting Program.
11: Employee Engagement: Critical to Mitigating the Risk of Insider Threat.
12: Workplace Violence and Insider Threat.
13: Monitoring and Investigating.
14: Privacy Considerations for Insider Threat Mitigation Programs.
15: What the Future Holds.