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 and the worst harm they could possibly do

Pardon the “personalness” of this post but I wept when I first learned of the Chattanooga, Tennessee bus driver who, according to initial reporting, intentionally drove off the road with a busload of kids. As the father of a teen and a tween, who ride the bus to/from...

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...

China’s new cybersecurity law and the cost of doing business there

It goes without saying that any company wanting to become a leader in anything that involves the term “Global” must do business with Chinese companies.  I’ve heard the actual business discussions and agreements normally go quite well but my comments here are simply to...