Since the pandemic, the almost immediate need to better protect remote systems and networks has significantly increased demand on security teams. With cyber-criminals taking advantage of the mass disruption caused by a shift in working models, organizations have been left more exposed and more vulnerable to attack than ever before.
In a bid to ward off malicious activity, many businesses – even those facing COVID-induced budget cuts – have spent thousands on security platforms and technologies. However, with 90% of data breaches in 2019 caused by user error, organizations must ensure they are paying enough attention to their weakest security link – their people.
Unique, Yet Common, Security Challenges
In an office environment, human error is much easier to identify and control. Each system and device being used by staff is connected to the same network and held to the same company-wide security standards. Specific safeguards and critical…