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Welcome To Insider Threat Defense

  • Insider Threat Defense (ITD) has become the "Leader-Go To Company" for Insider Threat Program Development / Management Training , Employee Threat Identification And Mitigation Training , and Insider Threat Risk Management Services. We provide a broad portfolio of training and services to potential clients, that will address "Insider Threat Risks" with a cost effective, comprehensive and holistic approach. (ITD Training And Services Catalog)


  • Insider Threat Defense has provided our training and services to 500+ organizations; U.S. Government Agencies (Department of Defense, Intelligence Community), Defense Contractors, NCMS Members / Chapters, Defense Security Service, Critical Infrastructure Providers, Aviation / Airline Industry, Spacecraft Manufacturing-Launch Providers, Technology Companies, Banking - Financial Industry, Health Care Industry, and other large and small businesses.


  • Insider Threat Defense is excited to announce a new course for large and small businesses looking to identify and mitigate the risks from Disgruntled Employees and Malicious Insiders.


Employee Threats Are Beginning To Open The Eyes Of CEO's And Board of Directors

One of the greatest threats to businesses is a "Malicious Employee" (AKA-Insider Threat). Countless incidents causing severe damages to businesses are on the rise. The National Insider Threat Special Interest Group (NITSIG) has compiled some "Eye Opening" reports, surveys and incidents related to the damages that can be caused by disgruntled and malicious employees, which can be very costly.



Employee Threat Identification And Mitigation Training Overview
This specialized Instructor Led training course was originally developed for U.S. Government Agencies (Department of Defense, Intelligence Community Agencies) and Defense Contractors that were mandated to mitigate the risks posed by Insiders (Disgruntled, Malicious, Un-Intentional), per the requirements of National Insider Threat Policy and National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual. Insider Threat Defense was the first company to develop and teach such a unique and specialized course.

This training is intended for any organization, large or small business that are not mandated by a compliance requirement to implement an Insider Threat Program. This training will provide individuals in key support positions within a company (Security, IT, Human Resources, Etc.) with the core knowledge and skills for Employee Threat Identification and Mitigation.

This training is designed to protect a business from; Employee Data Theft (Sensitive Information, Intellectual Property, Trade Secrets, Patient Health Care Information (PII)), Financial Theft, Fraud, Information Technology-Network Sabotage, Cyber Criminal-Insider Threat Collusion, Corporate Espionage, Workplace Violence, etc.

Target Audience
Chief Executive Officers (CEO's), Board of Directors, Facilities Security / Physical Security Officers, Human Resources Personnel, Supervisors / Managers, Chief Security Officers (CSO's), Chief Information Officers (CIO’s), Information Technology (IT) / Network Administrators, Chief Information Security Officers (CISO’s), Information Systems Security Managers / Officers, Information Assurance Managers / Officers (ISSM's, ISSO's), and Legal / General Counsel.


Employee Threat Identification And Mitigation Training (2 Day Class)

Key Learning Objectives / Topics

  • How Damaging And Costly A Malicious Employee Incident Be? (Eye Opening Examples, Cyber Criminal-Insider Threat Collusion)

  • What Are The Essential Steps To Mitigate Employee Threats?

  • What Are The Warning Signs Of Escalating Employee Behaviors Of Concern? (Disgruntled, Witting, Unwitting, Suspicious Activities, Etc.)

  • How To Identify The Transformation From Disgruntled Employee To Insider Threat

  • How To Create An Employee Threat Identification And Mitigation Program

  • How To Identify Employee Problems Using Employee Continuous Monitoring And Reporting (Post Hire, Case Studies, Solutions)

  • How To Handle Employee Threat Reporting And The Necessary Steps For A Workplace Investigation

  • The Legal And Privacy Aspects Of Employee Monitoring (Computers, Mobile Devices, Etc.)

  • How To Detect Actives Indicative Of Disgruntled / Malicious Employees With User Activity Monitoring Tools (Demo Provided)

  • Tactics And Techniques That Can Be Used By A Malicious Employee To Steal Company Data And Information (Demo's Provided)

  • What Are The Security Policies And Procedures Needed To Build A Foundation Of Security?

  • The Essential Elements Needed For Data Protection To Mitigate A Data Breach

  • How To Create A Workplace Violence Program (OSHA Guidance Materials, Legal Responsibilities, Ramifications)

  • How To Conduct An Insider Threat Risk Assessment To Identify Organizational Vulnerabilities And Weaknesses (Checklists Provided)

  • Exercise / Skills Assessment:
    Review Of Insider Threat Incident Case Studies. The Student Will Identify Indicators Of Concern And Suggest Insider Threat Risk Mitigation Best Practices.


$995.00 Per Person


What Does The Training Include?

  • Employee Threat Identification & Mitigation Specialist Certificate (ETIMS)

  • Employee Threat Identification & Mitigation Training DVD Toolkit
    The DVD is filled with the training presentations and other useful resources for establishing an Employee Threat Identification & Mitigation Program.


Employee Threat Identification & Mitigation Specialist Certificate (ETIMS)
Provides 16 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Credits Towards A Security Certification.
The ETIMS Certificate Will Validate And Provide Confidence To Employers That The ETIMS Has The Core Knowledge And Skills To;

  • Enhance An Organizations Security Culture To Detect, Deter, Prevent And Mitigate Employee Threats

  • Detect Employee Behavioral Indicators Of Concern

  • Develop, Manage Or Support An Employee Threat Identification And Mitigation Program

  • Share Employee Threat Information In A Secure And Private Manner With Trusted Stakeholders, To Protect Employee Privacy And Civil  Liberties

  • Conduct Or Support An Employee Workplace Investigation

  • Conduct An Insider Threat Risk Assessment To Identify Vulnerabilities And Weaknesses


Upcoming Training Classes

Insider Threat Program Management With Legal Guidance Training Course Brochure



Symantec Corporation
2350 Corporate Park Drive
Herndon, Herndon, 20171
3rd Floor

(Free Parking)


Tuesday, May 8 and Wednesday, May 9, 2018 (2 Day Class)

8:00Am To 5:00Pm


Limited Time Offer: $1,295.00 Per Person. (Normal Cost is $1,595)

Credit Cards Accepted





Insider Threat Program Management With Legal Guidance Training Course Brochure



Transunion Training Facility
1775 Tyson Blvd.

Mclean, Virginia, 22102
We Works Bldg. - 5th Floor / Room 5I

(Parking $12 Per Day)


Tuesday, June 19 and Wednesday, June 20, 2018 (2 Day Class)

8:00Am To 5:00Pm


Limited Time Offer: $1,295.00 Per Person. (Normal Cost is $1,595)

Credit Cards Accepted





Training Class Schedules / Locations

  • Additional classes are being planned for 2018 throughout the U.S. Please check back for more details.


  • Interested in having a class taught to your security group / chapter or other organization? Please call to discuss further.


  • Interested in hosting a class for multiple companies? (Your Company Will Receive A Free Seat In The Class For Hosting The Training). Please call to discuss further.



Insider Threat Defense Clients
Insider Threat Defense has a very impressive portfolio of clients. We are a recognized and trusted partner by security professionals at;

  • White House National Security Council

  • National Security Agency (NSA)

  • Department of Defense (Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines)

  • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

  • Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

  • Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

  • Government Accountability Office (GAO)

  • Social Security Administration (SSA)

  • Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

  • Centers For Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)

  • Department Of Energy (DOE) (Office Of Intelligence / Counterintelligence)

  • National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)

  • OPM – Federal Investigative Services

  • Defense Criminal Investigate Service (DCIS)

  • Defense Security Service (DSS)

  • U.S. Cyber Command

  • Microsoft Corporation

  • American Express

  • BB&T Bank

  • Equifax

  • Home Depot

  • United Parcel Service

  • FedEx Custom Critical

  • JetBlue Airways

  • Delta Airlines

  • And Many More.... Full Client Listing


Why Do Companies And Organizations Choose Insider Threat Defense?


  • Insider Threat Defense training and risk management services go beyond traditional compliance regulations; National Insider Threat Policy,  NISPOM Conforming Change, Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA), National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST), Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act (HIPAA), Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS), Gramm–Leach–Bliley Act (GLBA), Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), Etc.), These compliance regulations are very weak in the area of Employee Threat Identification And Mitigation.


  • Insider Threat Defense training and risk management services executes the "Insiders Playbook" of potential breach scenarios, to find holes in security defenses, before a Malicious Insider does.


  • Insider Threat Defense training and services are based upon the extensive research we have been conducting since 2009 on the "Insider Threat Problem". This research has been done in partnership with; U.S. Government Agencies, (Department of Defense, Intelligence Community Agencies), Defense Industrial Base Contractors, Insider Threat Risk Mitigation Vendors, FBI Maryland InfraGard Insider Threat Special Interest Group, National Insider Threat Special Interest Group, large and small businesses.


  • This collaborative environment of information sharing among Insider Threat Risk Mitigation Professionals, has provided Insider Threat Defense the unique opportunity to continually enhance our training and services to provide our clients with a "Gold Standard" for successful Insider Threat Risk Mitigation.

Insider Threat Defense Client Satisfaction

  • We offer our clients proven Experience, Past Performance, Comprehensive Training, Commitment, Research, Collaboration, Awards.

  • Past clients are rating our Employee Threat Identification And Mitigation Training Course and Insider Threat Risk Mitigation Services in the "Above Average" to "Excellent" Category. (References Available Upon Request) (Client Comments)




Protecting your organization or business against "Employee Threats" is critical. Our team of Insider Threat Risk Mitigation Experts are available to answer any questions you may have about our training and services.


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