Cybersecurity: Strategies and Techniques

Cybersecurity complacency

Data and network security spending is rarely at the top of any business purchaser’s list of items to buy. It doesn’t improve productivity, it doesn’t add to the bottom line, so they settle on the least they can get by with. Feeding into this complacency are several misconceptions:

It is precisely this mindset that hackers exploit. US businesses leapt into the Internet age, embracing its technology for exchanging information and increasing efficiencies, but giving little thought to its vulnerabilities. This type of approach is akin to engaging in a dangerous sport or activity, all the while convincing oneself that there is nothing nothing to be concerned about.

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