In the age of hybrid work environments, companies need to decide whether to allow employees to use personal devices while working from home or issue company-owned and managed devices and require those are used.
Just one data breach can change people’s minds about a business or organization, but having a plan can ensure you keep consumers safe while benefitting your business. Make sure your company is compliant with all standards relating to it — for legal and financial purposes.
The principle of least privilege states that anyone and anything should only have access to what it needs to do their job. That includes users, programs and devices, no matter how much authority they have at the company. It keeps access privileges to an absolute minimum, which prevents lateral movement.
While many organizations will prioritize cybersecurity for external security threats, it’s not as common for them to consider how internal threats can also cause significant damage. What motivates people to pose insider threats in a modern organization?