Thought Leadership

How the Dunning-Kruger effect impacts insider data breaches

by Egress
Published on 30th Mar 2020
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People who've received a littl data security training will often over-estimate how much they really know. In behavioural psychology, this is called 'the Dunning-Kruger effect'. 

In this short video, Lisa Forte, Partner at Red Goat Cyber Security LLP, explains how this effect influences employees’ bahviour to increase the risk of insider data breaches.