Insider Threat: The Shift from Report to Support
September/October 2021 | COVER STORY
Insider threat incidents are more common than one might think. A recent assessment by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) found that more than 2 million people report some type of workplace violence each year, with approximately 25 percent of workplace violence going unreported.
And the reasons why an insider might be compelled to lash out at work have been exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic.