Justifying Your Insider Threat Program

Security professionals have long struggled to demonstrate the return on investment of their security spend, and getting sign off for an insider threat program is no different. Advanced analytics are an extremely effective tool for reducing the threat posed by malicious or negligent insiders. However, security leaders often struggle to demonstrate the value derived from their deployment in concrete terms. This whitepaper discusses reporting metrics that can help security managers measure the ROI of their insider threat detection and prevention program, and tips for communicating these returns to their management.