Risk Management, Data Security, Strategy, Threats, Insider threat

Offboarding tips will prevent employee data theft when people leave the company

April 1, 2021
Coca-Cola had a serious insider breach in 2018 when a former employee was found to have PII on some 8,000 employees. Today’s columnist, Neel Lukka of CurrentWare, offers eight security tips for offboarding employees when they leave the company. hectorir CreativeCommons Credit: CC BY 2.0
  • Follow an employee offboarding process.
  • Adhere to strict IT asset management and deprovisioning.
  • Monitor how employees interact with data.
  • Block data egress points.
  • Avoid shared passwords.
  • Perform an exit interview.
  • Notify relevant parties.
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