Mandiant CEO: Humans are the kink in the cybersecurity chain

07/26/2013 | CNNMoney/Fortune

For all the technology available designed to protect computer networks against intrusion, there is no solution on the market for patching the single biggest security vulnerability facing enterprises: their employees. Kevin Mandia, chief executive of Mandiant -- which exposed a massive Chinese hacking network with a report in February -- says more hackers are exploiting the human weakness of curiosity with methods such as "spearfishing" that entice users to open their own door to cybercriminals by clicking on infected links.

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