Michigan Cyber Initiative Reports ‘People’ as Weakest Link in IT Security

October 12, 2012

Not sure where I was last year, but I somehow missed the entire Michigan Cyber Initiative launched by the State of Michigan. If you did too, you can review their efforts at www.Michigan.gov/cybersecurity. After scanning the Cybersecurity Measures for Businesses section, one thing that caught my eye was the Personnel Security Controls – ‘People, People, People’ is listed as both an asset and a threat. I’m guessing the iteration of the word makes it extra important, so let’s review what this could mean.(more…)