Why CIOs Need To Beware From Human Errors ?
Today, CIOs are investing considerable e resources in systems that provide them with better
visibility into and real-time reporting on, exactly what is happening
on their IT systems. Performance
monitoring tools such as Compuware Application Performance Management,
CA Performance Monitoring, Nimsoft and many others provide
excellent real-time visibility...
I'm Protected with DLP. Am I ???
ObserveIT vs. DLP Comparison
Forrester estimates that 58% of security data breaches in 2015 involved an insider: a contractor, privileged user or business
user. In the 2015 Data Breach Investigation Report, Verizon estimated that 90% of the
data breaches involved insiders.
While the exact number varies, security professionals are realizing that more focus needs to be put on gaining visibility into what people are doing in order to be able to rapidly detect and respond to risky behavior ...
An Insider Threat Case Study
Rich Malewicz, CIO and CISO of Livingston Country, MI conducted an investigation after some out-of-policy violations were noted by an employee. Recordings made after Malewicz installed the trial version of ObserveIT resulted in the discovery of misconduct and misuse of government property of the employees involved. Ultimately, the video playback from his investigation was utilized as evidence to terminate 4 employees; one of the insiders had been working for the County for 28 years...
Ensuring Security While Maintaining Privacy
Increasingly, companies are monitoring and recording the digital activities of their employees, privileged users and third parties to help protect critical business and
customer data from insider threats. Not surprisingly, this has been met with concern on the part of employees, who fear that monitoring is stepping on their rights to privacy in the workplace...
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ObserveIT Product Brochure
Identify & Eliminate Insider Threats
Insiders are responsible for 90% of security incidents, according to the 2015 Verizon DBIR Report. Of these incidents, 29% are due to deliberate and malicious user actions, while 71% are the result of simple mistakes...
ObserveIT Capability Matrix
The ObserveIT capability matrix details the functionality of the OIT agents on all supported platforms. Cross platform agents may offer varying benefits and experience limitations based on the type of desired deployment model that is chosen...
How ObserveIT Addresses Key Australian Information Security Controls
The Australian Government’s Information Security Manual (September 2012) specifies a wide range of information security governance controls.
This document presents a high-level look at how ObserveIT’s server session recording solution addresses 11 of those controls...
ISO 27001 Monitoring and Audit Logging Compliance with ObserveIT
ISO 27001 specifies a wide range of information security governance controls. This document presents a high-level look at how ObserveIT’s server session recording solution addresses Monitoring and Audit Logging controls. The purpose of this area ...
Do You Need To Demonstrate PCI Compliance?
ObserveIT can help any organization satisfy its PCI requirements within minutes. With detailed logs and visual recordings of all user activity – on any server, workstation or application – ObserveIT exceeds the strictest interpretation of PCI requirements with conclusive evidence for...
Five Cyber-security Dangers To Worry About This Week
Published on Aug 20, 2016, -Jason Bloomberg
Cyber attacks have become so common that they tend to fade from view. But for head-in-the-sand executives who believe they have better ways of spending their time and money, here’s a wake-up call.
The attacks keep coming. They’re getting more sophisticated. And in spite of all the advancements the cyber-security technology community is making, the bad guys continue...
Insider Threat Can Be Eliminated With A Proactive Approach
Published on Sep 12, 2016 , -Toby Campbell
The media would lead us to believe that the greatest threats faced in today's digital business world are ransomware and ID theft. While they may be right, there is an equally damaging malady lurking right under our noses that is often overlooked - Insider Threats. This article identifies what are insider threats are and looks at some of the mitigation strategies we can us use to address it... (page 18-21)
Insider Threat Can BeEliminated With A Proactive Approach
Published on Aug 14, 2016, -Tony Campbell
The media would lead us to believe that the greatest threats faced in today's digital business world are ransomware and ID theft. While they may be right, there is an equally damaging malady lurking right under our noses that is often overlooked - Insider Threats. This article identifies what are insider threats are and looks at some of the mitigation strategies we can us use to address it...
Poorly Managed Access Rights Are A Breach Waiting To Happen
by Merritt Maxim, April 28, 2015
Today’s customer-centric businesses must maximize business agility to adapt quickly to a rapidly evolving marketplace. At the core of any agile business are highly productive and efficient employees who possess the necessary access to key applications and data to do their jobs. However, in their quest to maximize employee productivity, firms are exposing themselves to unnecessary risks...
Your Critical Missing Security
Published on Sep 4, 2014
Securing company data is proving to be a daunting challenge for IT security teams. Whether it is the dreaded “hacker”, a third party vendor, or a malicious or negligent insider, the threat and potential for data to fall (or be placed) into the wrong hands has never been greater. There are countless methods companies use to protect their data, whether its analyzing log data with SIEM...,