May 27th, 2020 by Jeff Smith
Due to recent events, remote working and video conferencing are fast becoming an essential part of many business models. While remote working has quite a few upsides, there is one downside you should absolutely be vigilant of. Remote working can expose your company to hacking and phishing attempts. You are taking the steps to keep your personal health safe, you should be doing the same for the health of your company’s data.
The number of cyberattacks attempting to exploit the coronavirus outbreak for their own gain continues to rise. Both cyber-criminal groups and nation-state-backed hacking operations may attempt to take advantage of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Because Republic Voice & Data’s ambition is to keep our community protected in any way possible, we’ve come up with a few tips to keep your company safe.
Today’s tip is:
When looking to add a tool such as mobile apps for cell phones, video conferencing and web meetings ...INSIST THAT THE TOOL IS FULLY ENCRYPTED.
Check back soon for more tips and stay safe!