. https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/blogs/no-day-off-1-1/
blog article
The last 12 months saw large corporations, from hotels to internet giants, hit the headlines after suffering crippling data breaches—and it seems like this pattern is set to continue in the coming years. The sheer magnitude and frequency of these attacks is evidence that no matter the size or type of the business, everyone is vulnerable and could find themselves victim to attack. But that doesn’t mean customers will see it that way. Today more than ever, they are rightly concerned about whether their data is safe, but what can be done? Security best practice always cites that age-old saying, “An ounce of prevention is better than a pound of cure.” Naturally, there are some attacks that are impossible to avoid. There are factors outside our control. As IT professionals, we’re juggling different priorities, anomalies go undetected, and, even if we’re 100% on top of it, sometimes colleagues from other departments could be letting attackers in. That’s not to say there isn’t more we can do to protect ourselves and our organizations. READ MORE