The modern email threat. The simple plain text email appearing to come from the CEO asking the junior finance or accounts payable team member to immediately settle the overdue invoice from an irate supplier, that has just called them personally to complain.
One of the most difficult jobs for a security team is to limit the harm employees can put themselves and the organization at risk of, while giving them scope to operate online.
According to the Ponemon Institute the biggest threat to endpoint security is still negligent or careless employees who do not follow security policies and the explosion of Cloud services has not helped this....
With so many potential problems that could cause IT downtime within small to medium-sized businesses, it makes financial sense for SMEs to understand how much outages could cost them.
Last week we released the results of an interesting piece of research carried out by one of our security partners which tried to understand the kind of flawed and malicious things people do which put the data of the companies they work for at risk.