June 2021


Breaking Bad Habits - 4 Ways Your Employees Are Putting Your Business At Risk Of Cyber-Attack

Your employees are instrumental when it comes to protecting your business from cyberthreats. But they can also become targets for hackers and cybercriminals, and they might not know it.

Here are four ways your employees might be endangering your business and themselves — and what you can do about it.

1. They’re Not Practicing Safe And Secure Web Browsing. One of the most basic rules of the Internet is to not click on anything that looks suspicious. These days, however, it can be harder to tell what’s safe and what isn’t.

A good rule of thumb is to avoid websites that do not have "https" in front of their web address. The "s" tells you it’s secure – https stands for Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure.

If all you see is "http" – no "s" – then you should not trust putting your data on that website, as you don’t know where your data might end up... read more




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