We all know a chain is only as strong as its weakest link. In cybersecurity, that potential weak link is a human. The best cybersecurity tools in the world won’t protect from a careless employee. Every day, hackers exploit our human vulnerabilities to create cybersecurity risks.
You may know someone who’s been a victim of a cybersecurity attack. Or, maybe you’ve experienced it first-hand. The clean-up is time-consuming and expensive. A cybersecurity risk management plan will help keep your business safer.
Cryptojacking is on its way to becoming a more common cybersecurity risk than ransomware. If you haven’t heard of it, here’s what you need to know about protecting your business from cryptojacking.
When was the last time you cleaned out your Inbox? Do you know how many emails you have? In Outlook, a quick glance in the lower left-hand corner will tell you.
Can your smart coffee maker hack into your server? Consider this: your smart coffee maker at home (or at the office) is likely connected to the same network you use for your computer. If a bad guy can get to your coffee maker, he can get to your network. Be aware of the business risks from the Internet of Things (IoT).
Is your cybersecurity like swiss cheese? As a business owner, you don’t need to know all the ins and outs of cybersecurity tools. Your IT team is responsible for that. But you do need to take steps to reduce the risk of a breach to your company, and have a planned response if your business becomes the victim of a cyberattack.