High Risk Users and Where to Find Them
The latest Cyentia Report in partnership with Elevate Security analyzes eight years’ of Elevate User Risk data ranging from 2014 to 2022. High risk users are the top quartile (75th percentile or above) of users in an organization who have had at least one instance of risky behavior, or event. There aren’t very many of them, but their impact is felt across the organization.
Confronting Cyber Myths and Measuring Human Risk with Masha Sedova
Masha Sedova, Co-Founder & President of Elevate Security, joins SafeGuard Cyber’s First Watch podcast to discuss misconceptions and myths pervading the cybersecurity industry around human risk. She and host, George Kamide, discuss how changes to the way we work and the resurgence of social engineering need to force a rethinking around how we protect employees and workplace systems.
Is Cybersecurity Everyone’s Responsibility with Masha Sedova
Debating if cybersecurity should be everyone's responsibility, Masha Sedova - Co-Founder & President of Elevate Security and Matthew Rosenquist - CISO of Eclipz & Industry Cybersecurity Strategist, discuss the benefits, challenges, and pitfalls of placing responsibility on employees.
Master Security Kryptonite: How To Proactively Pinpoint and Mitigate User Risk
What if you could predict, and thus prevent, most security incidents in your organization? While we know 82% of attacks originate from human fallibility, effective risk management requires pinpointing the riskiest users. Fortunately, recent research has revealed the 7% of the workforce responsible for the majority of incidents. This presentation offers security professionals a new way to think about measuring user risk.
Pinpointing Workforce Risk to Strengthen Cyber Defense
Masha Sedova, Co-Founder & President of Elevate Security, discusses how security teams can better measure human risk in their organizations, share critical finds from the research, and apply knowledge to reduce incidents.
How Successful CISOs Make an Impact in Their First 100 Days
Elevate CPO Masha Sedova discusses CISO strategies for the First 100 Days with Andrew Turner, CTO & Market Strategy Lead at Booz Allen.
eBook: Unintentional Insider Risk Mitigation
Unintentional insider risk refers to the potential of each worker within an organization to trigger a security breach. This form of risk is recognized as one of the most pressing issues for security professionals to address. Data now shows that only a small fraction of your workers represent the vast majority of this risk: 4% […]
Reduce Workforce Risk
How can you safeguard high-risk users, and your business, if you don’t know who they are? Elevate Security solves this challenge for enterprise security leaders by providing security teams with the visibility and risk scoring necessary to zero in on the most likely source of the next security incident, and stop it before it starts.
Welcome to Friendly Fire, where we explore Human Risk, to raise awareness across the industry, and stimulate discussion on how we can create a security culture that better protects all of us and emphasizes personal responsibility.