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Insider Risk for Security Professionals

People are an organisation's biggest asset, however, in some cases, they can also pose an insider risk. As organisations implement increasingly sophisticated physical and cyber security measures to protect their assets from external threats, the recruitment of insiders becomes a more attractive option for those attempting to gain access

Last Updated 30 March 2021
People are an organisation’s biggest asset but in some cases they can also pose an insider risk
Assess the three components and reduce your insider risk
Assess your organisation’s personnel security maturity to build resilience
Strong security leadership can ensure you have effective security strategies
Understand what security risks you face to develop appropriate and proportionate security mitigation measures
Discover how to deter, detect and deny those seeking to cause harm
Maintain a productive workforce by developing effective practices that counter the insider threat
Monitoring and assessment is an essential element of good personnel security
Be better equipped to avoid common pitfalls and maintain trust
Learn the fundamentals of insider risk management to get the most from NPSA advice
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