Talking Tech: DISA’s Michael Sandell on Insider Threats
Cyber security is highly technical in nature, with hackers seeking to exploit system network and system vulnerabilities, and cyber security experts trying to stay a step ahead with patches and defensive strategies to protect their systems and networks.
But the biggest risks to government networks aren’t technical, says Michael Sandell, chief of the Vulnerability Assessments Branch at the Defense Information Systems Agency. Far from it: The single greatest threat to government networks is the basic human behavior of well-meaning employees and contractors.
Hear more from Michael Sandell about network vulnerabilities.