5 tips to reduce your cybersecurity risk – BenefitsPro

5 tips to reduce your cybersecurity risk – BenefitsPro

Benefits organizations are particularly desirable targets because of the volume of personal identifying information, personal health information, and personal financial information being stored. (Image: iStock)

Despite concerted efforts by governments and law enforcement around the world, cyber threats are still very real. We’ve experienced another record-breaking year, both for the number of cyberattacks and record highs in ransomware payments. Companies of all sizes continued to deal with juggling a hybrid workforce, continuing security exposures caused by COVID-19 and a skills shortage, and audacious cyberattacks against our critical infrastructure.

A global pandemic proved to be no match for cybercriminals. If anything, the vulnerability and uncertainty has fertilized a breeding ground for new attacks.

Source: https://www.benefitspro.com/2022/02/04/5-tips-to-reduce-your-cybersecurity-risk/