Developing an Effective Security Awareness Program
An effective security awareness program must have a variety of communication methods. Six of these highly important topics which will be covered in this article are physical security, password security, phishing, malware, wireless security, and safe internet browsing.
An account with administrative access has the power to make major changes to a system, good and bad. While an administrator would hopefully not do anything nefarious to his/her company’s systems purposefully, the act of using administrative accounts for daily activities can lead to just that.
The University of Pittsburgh Data Breach: What We Can Learn
LBMC Information Security’s Mark Burnette analyzes a Pennsylvania Supreme Court Ruling that employers in Pennsylvania are “legally responsible for protecting workers’ sensitive data” and offers a 5-step process for better securing data.
Individuals should be aware of the potential for data theft and selective of where they do their online holiday shopping, and companies should implement safeguards and policies to protect business systems and sensitive data. Here are some tips to keep your holiday shopping a joyful occasion.