With the proliferation of mobile devices and BYOD, ubiquitous and always available internet connectivity and the widespread use of private, public and hybrid cloud solutions, eventually all organizations will be forced to come to terms with these realities:
- There is no such thing as a traditional security perimeter anymore
- There is virtually no difference between internal and external threats.
Binding activity to the user’s identity and endpoint is essential
Whether they are malicious actors focused on stealing proprietary information and data for profit or personal agenda or legitimate users with excess privileges and/or insufficient expertise who inadvertently wreak havoc, insiders can cause serious damage to organizations.