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Effective Cyber security

You are the Weakest Link in Cyber security

“Human error” contributes to nearly all cyber incidents.

Even though organizations may have all of the bells and whistles needed in their data security arsenal, it’s the human element that continues to fuel cyber incidents occurring.

“human error” is involved in more than 95 percent of the security incidents.

The prevalent form involves,

Clicking on a malicious link found in a phishing message
System misconfiguration
Poor patch management
Use of default usernames and passwords
Using poor passwords
Lost laptops or mobile devices

User education is a powerful tool. Educate your employees not to provide personal information to unfamiliar requesters.

Average organization experienced more than 91 million “security events” (+12% on previous year).

Although there was a jump in the number of security events, those classified as “attacks,” …

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