National Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2019 is about taking proactive steps to enhance cybersecurity both within your business and even at home. Protecting against cyber threats is a critical challenge for organizations of all sizes in both the public and private sectors and serves as a constant reminder of the need to promote cybersecurity awareness all around the world.
The number of devices connected to the Internet is increasing at an exponential rate, and this makes it even more important to understand your digital profile and the potential for cybersecurity threats. OWN your online safety by taking proactive steps to ensure your information is secure.
Understand your digital profile.
Internet-based devices are present in every aspect of our lives: at home, work, and on the go. Constant connection provides opportunities for innovation and modernization, however constant connection also presents the potential for cybersecurity threats that can compromise your most important personal information. Understand the devices and applications you use every day to help keep you and your information safe and secure.
Tip: Avoid the use of free or open Wi-Fi networks, which cybercriminals often exploit.
Technology is evolving, as are the tactics used by cybercriminals to obtain your, your family’s, or your company’s data for financial gain. SECURE your devices and accounts with added layers of security.
Secure your digital profile.
Cybercriminals are very good at getting personal information from unsuspecting victims and criminal methods evolve with technology. Protect against cyber threats by staying educated on the latest security threats. Apply additional layers of security to your devices – like Multi-Factor Authentication – to better protect your personal information.
The ways cybercriminals can gain access to your information is constantly evolving, which means everyone must work to PROTECT their information by learning and following the best security practices.
Maintain your digital profile.
Every click, share, send, and post you make creates a digital trail. To protect yourself from becoming a victim of cybercrime you must understand, secure and maintain your digital profile. Cybersecurity is an ongoing practice that evolves with the technology landscape.
Companies need to realize if their employees are picking up the phone and answering emails, they are making security decisions every day that can affect the company.
Are you prepared to learn the truth about your company’s chances of surviving a cyberattack? Let’s get a risk assessment on the books.