The research determined that High Risk users represent approximately 10% of the worker population, and are found in every department and function of the organization. Additionally, the study made several unexpected discoveries including:
This latter finding may be particularly impactful. Many traditional approaches to reducing User Risk rely on simulated phishing tests as the primary factor in identifying potentially risky users, a premise that this study has now debunked. Guests on the webcast include: Masha Sedova, President and Co-Founder of Elevate Security, Ben Edwards, Partner & Data Scientist at Cyentia Institute, Luke Simonetti, Vice President, Cyber Strategy Solutions at Booz Allen Hamilton.