Cybersecurity’s Human Factor: Lessons from the Pentagon: published in Harvard Business Review

Michael Byers

Professor David Upton examines how the techniques of the U.S military cybersecurity system could be implemented into businesses worldwide, securing online systems and dramatically minimising cyber threats. ‘One key lesson of the military’s experience is that while technical upgrades are important, minimizing human error is even more crucial. Mistakes by network administrators and users … open the door to the overwhelming majority of successful attacks,’ says Upton.

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