Cyber security is a top priority for many businesses today. In the wake of numerous corporate breaches over the last few years, all users are on higher alert about the safety of their sensitive data. The last thing your IT department needs is a cyber-attack – so how can you prevent this from happening? Here are six key tips to help you protect your company’s sensitive data.
- Educate your employees
- Implement formal security policies
- Practice your incident response plan
- Plan for a breach
- Invest in security software
- Keep your software up to date
These six tips will act as your armour in the fight against relentless hackers. In this line of work, you always have to remain on your toes, and these tactics will help to keep you one step ahead of any threat that creeps up.
By Colby DeRodeff, Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer, ThreatStream