Edward Snowden and the Insider Threat - Steven Bay - ESW #170

Jan 29 2020 43 mins   10

Edward Snowden is a prime example of an Insider Threat. Steven Bay was his manager at the time as says: "My missing employee, Edward Snowden, revealed himself to be the person behind the Top Secret NSA leaks that rocked the country in the preceding days. I felt my life came tumbling down around me. My worst day had come. I had to act - I had to lead. " We discuss insiders and why they are so dangerous and gain unique insights into the Edward Snowden story. The lessons learned we can apply to both identify and protect ourselves from such threats.

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