Every year, enterprises spend millions on security technology and training — only to be caught on the hamster wheel of responding to incidents caused by recurrent human errors. Incredibly, human error has played a role in 88% of the total losses from the largest cyber incidents of the last 5 years.
In this provocative report, Cyentia Institute launches its first annual study on human cybersecurity risk in the workplace, in partnership with Elevate Security. This unprecedented report aggregates data from 114,000 end users across 2,000 organizational departments between 2018 and 2020. Cyentia analysts highlight key lessons to be learned from the data about measuring and managing the human attack surface.