Remember the arcade video game Space Invaders? Cyber-threats can also invade unexpectedly from every direction.
We’ve all heard about the threats which originate from outside your organization. Insider threats come in many varieties as well, some accidental and some quite intentional.
Hacks, viruses and plain-old corporate malfeasance can render your network vulnerable and even bring your business to a grinding…….halt.
I thought this would be good time to share some best practices that can help you get a better grip on your organization’s data security. Additional tips can be found for PC users at Microsoft’s security website. Recent security updates for Mac users can be found here.
Please take a moment to read through this list and get answers to any of the questions you cannot respond to with certainty.
- Is anti-virus software installed and regularly updated throughout your network?
- Is there a firewall in place to help prevent intrusion from the outside?
- Is your data backed up regularly? Continue Reading…