Flexible schedules and numerous other benefits are drawing more employees to remote work. But did you know working from home is a cybersecurity risk? Because remote work requires accessing company information through a home network, there is always risk involved. Especially for companies that work with sensitive data. If you work from home or are thinking about offering a remote option to your employees, you need to be aware of the risks to online privacy. Read on for five reasons why working from home is a cybersecurity risk.
Winter has arrived, and with it cold temperatures, severe weather, and dark nights. Is your small business ready? It’s important to protect your business throughout the year, but each season brings its own challenges and risks. As you head into the New Year, take time to evaluate your small business’s security to ensure your winter is full of cheer instead of fear. Here are three tips to help keep your small business safe all winter long.
The holidays can be a particularly busy time for web traffic. As a result, an increase in site visitors could also mean an increase in exposed security vulnerabilities. That’s why you need to secure your website before the holidays hit. With identity theft being one of the top three scams in the United States, it’s no surprise that customers are leery of what websites they use. As a business professional and website administrator, you want to be certain that your customers can trust your site. Because a secure website doesn’t just protect your customers’ data—it also increases the likelihood that they’ll feel safe returning to your business. Read on for four ways you can secure your website for the holidays and beyond.