The Role of Human Error in Successful Security Attacks


According to a recent report, 95 percent of successful security attacks are caused by human error, making improved employee education is vital.

Source: securityintelligence.com

The Threats of Inadvertent Human Error by Insider Mistakes

One of the leading errors made by insiders is sending sensitive documents to unintended recipients. This is relatively easy to solve by deploying security controls to monitor sensitive information being leaked out of the organization. Once considered complex to deploy, these controls have been made considerably easier to implement by vendors in recent years. This has dramatically reduced the level of user involvement required and increased the use of such controls.

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