What are the growing security threats that organizations should be most concerned about? You get half a point if you said ransomware, but only because that’s flooded news coverage lately and is something that all organizations need to get a better handle on.

But the answer, according to Bomgar’s recently released 2017 Secure Access Threat Report, is insider and third-party threats:

Despite rising awareness of the threats posed by users with privileged access permissions, most organizations still allow a myriad of internal and external parties to access their most valuable systems and data. Many are placing trust in both employees and third parties without a proven means of managing, controlling, and monitoring the access that these individuals, teams and organizations have to critical systems and networks. Read more.