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Insider Threats Pose Biggest Security Risk, Bettercloud Report Reveals

A new report by BetterCloud highlights the massive threat that malicious or negligent insiders pose to organizations. According to the study, a whopping 91% of IT/security experts believe insider threats put their organization at risk, with a small majority of respondents (62%) considering negligent employees to be a bigger threat than malicious insiders.

In addition, 3 out of 4 (75%) IT/security professionals identify popular cloud applications like Google Drive, Gmail and Dropbox as the most important factor that increases their organization’s vulnerability to insider threats.

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