By Gideon T. Rasmussen
The threat posed by authorized personnel is well documented by research and court cases. According to ACFE, U.S. organizations lose an estimated $652 billion to fraud annually. Unfortunately, insider threat is not limited to fraud. There is also sabotage, negligence, human error and exploitation by outsiders to consider. If you have not taken a hard look at insider threat controls in your organization, now is the time.
INSIDER RISK MANAGEMENT GUIDE
Data organization and impact analysis
Baseline management and control
Implementation of baseline control
Risk management audit
Risk management references
About the author
Gideon T. Rasmussen is a Charlotte-based certified information security professional with a background in fortune 50 and military organizations. His Web site is http://www.gideonrasmussen.com/.
This was first published in August 2006