Is employee negligence the biggest cyber threat to companies?

IBM has created a new app to analyse the behaviour of company employees. The app will determine whether or not a company’s systems have been compromised by cybercriminals – so-called ‘insider threats’. But while the term ‘insider threat’ may invoke the image of a malicious employee lurking in the shadows trying to steal company secrets, industry experts say the real threat to companies’ cybersecurity is simply worker negligence. Share Radio’s Robert Van Egghen spoke to Colin Tankard, Managing Director of data security providers Digital Pathways, who began by explaining whether employee negligence is really the cyber threat companies should be worrying about.

Listen to the full interview here on Insider Threat