Gartner Research

How to Build Incident Response Scenarios for Insider Threats

Published: 27 June 2019

ID: G00380185

Analyst(s): Jonathan Care, Brian Reed

Summary

Organizations must prepare for insider threats likely to have negative effects on business outcomes. As part of incident response processes, security and risk management leaders must develop organization-specific, incident response scenarios to improve their information security management programs.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Invest in Employee-Monitoring and Surveillance Capabilities
  • Build Profiles and Personas to Develop Incident Response Scenarios
  • Examine Past Insider Threat Incidents, and Use These Scenarios to Test and Refine Incident Response Readiness

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