When behavioral insights are combined with adaptive response and enforcement, organizations can improve their ability to proactively defend against sophisticated attacks and insider threats as well as being able to more easily control access to data and systems. This can provide a significant reduction of time spent on incident response allowing the teams to be more efficient and effective.
People behaving badly on the network is a given; adversaries know this and they are targeting your organization by taking advantage of your users, looking for weak links, patterns of carelessness, and virtual doors left ajar. Turn the tables by monitoring for risky activities, and slamming those open doors right in the menacing face of cybercrime.
*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Preempt Blog authored by Ajit Sancheti. Read the original post at: https://blog.preempt.com/evolving-employee-security-measures-from-weak-link-to-front-line-defense