In a survey undertaken by the Ponemon Institute, employees are typically the weakest link within an organisation’s cyber defences, with 54% of IT professionals citing negligent employees as the root cause of data breaches. The increasing sophistication of cyber-attacks requires organisations to implement a robust cybersecurity strategy. In a report by Willis Towers Watson, only 18% of breaches were directly due to external threats, 66% were from employee negligence around IT security concerns. Firms need to shape their companies’ organisational culture to ensure that security isn’t just within the realms of the technology department.
What you will learn in this webinar:
- How to carry out a cyber risk culture survey that assesses an individual’s sense of responsibility and accountability and find weaknesses within the company structure
- Create dedicated teams to ensure continuous training and fill any gaps in user knowledge around cyber risk education