Insider Threats Will Dominate Cybersecurity Trends in 2019 (IM)


2. The methods for data exfiltration will become more diverse. The proliferation of SaaS applications is giving insiders more ways to exfiltrate data, and this trend shows no signs of slowing down – in fact, SaaS spending is expected to double by 2020. Accidental and purposeful exfiltration insiders will take advantage of multiple new channels to exfiltrate data and hide their tracks (including collaboration platforms, cloud storage, email, IM, SaaS apps, and more).