With remote working culture taking over in many countries, cybersecurity challenges are also likely to increase. Hackers are targeting users who access company data from their homes and local networks to gain access to sensitive data for malicious purposes or to launch a cyberattack.
The idea of remote working is still relatively new to many organizations and potentially has a lot of loopholes in terms of security. Companies need to stay more vigilant about their cybersecurity practices and policies to ensure they are not susceptible to cyberattacks.
Between ransomware attacks and insider threats, cybersecurity has never been so important for businesses around the world.
In 2020, cyberattacks have increased quickly in terms of both severity and sophistication. Attackers are benefiting from the lack of cybersecurity measures in place and the power of artificial intelligence (AI) that lets them carry out intelligent cyberattacks, ones that are difficult to detect.
Here are the top 5 cybersecurity risks you should be aware of and how you can address them:
Aaron Cure is the Principal Security Consultant at Cypress Data Defense and an instructor and contributing author for the Dev544 Secure Coding in .NET course.
After 10 years in the U.S. Army, I decided to switch my focus to developing security tools and performing secure code reviews, penetration testing, static source code analysis, and security research.