2020 Cost of Insider Threats Global Report

Over the past two years, the frequency and cost of insider threats has rapidly increased. Although the cost of insider threats varies significantly based on the type of incident, the overall cost of insider threats has risen 31% from $8.76 million in 2018 to $11.45 million in 2020. This report looks at the responses of 964 IT practitioners from 204 organisations to understand the direct and indirect costs that result from insider threats.