Top tips for businesses
Before you get carried away with #cybermonday take five minutes to consider our ‘Cyber-Security Monday’ top tips for businesses. With a 30% increase in cyber-threats in 2018 it’s now the second biggest risk to businesses globally.
Use a different, ‘strong’ password for all of your accounts based on 3 random words e.g. ‘ThreeRandomWords’
Keep your systems and software up to date
Educate users on Phishing Attacks; tell your users to be especially vigilant. Very realistic emails from retailers or delivery companies informing victims of ‘a problem with their order’ could embed a link from cybercriminals. Here’s what to do: https://lnkd.in/eukZUD8
You may also be interested in CiSP – A joint industry and government initiative set up to exchange cyber threat information in real time, in a secure, confidential and dynamic environment, increasing situational awareness and reducing the impact on UK business: https://www.ncsc.gov.uk/section/keep-up-to-date/cisphttps://lnkd.in/eQ95MS4