MY INDUSTRY DOESN’T HAVE TO WORRY ABOUT INSIDER THREATS….. RIGHT?

With the number of incidents happening every month of not only highly-trusted but entry-level employees stealing information from their employers, I’m in awe of the lack of “give a dang” decision-makers have when we chat.  It’s happening folks, in every industry and...

Insider Threats and Sub-Contractors – How Quortum can make you more appealing to the Big Guys!

There is no denying the threats focused on small and medium-sized businesses from intentional and accidental Insiders. I want you to think about what you’re doing to mitigate those threats and that shapes the perception of your company to would be partners, especially...

What Can a Small Company do to Mitigate Insider Threats?

Quortum recently completed an Insider Threat Vulnerability Assessment (ITVA) on Quest Knight Enterprises (QKE), a Leesburg, Virginia-based SBA-certified HUBZone Defense Contractor. Founded in 2009, QKE provides industry and government clients with mission-critical,...

Insider Threats are People Too!

  I enjoyed this linked article from our friends at Digital Journal, across the pond, and thought I’d share my thoughts on the 3 Organizational Insiders they addressed so well. I spend many days talking about Insider Threats and Economic Espionage with small and...

Your Company and a Vulnerability Assessment

At the end of this post is a link to a really good article on the practicality of the requirements imposed on Cleared Defense Contractors to have an Insider Threat Program in-place by November 30, 2016. As the folks in article said, having a program that meets DSS’...