Top 5 Remote Work Security Threats


JEFF PETTERS from Varonis writes:

Suddenly cybersecurity teams have to adjust to the reality of a nearly 100% remote workforce. Security best practices often take a back seat to business continuity in strange times like these. Teams that previously managed a primarily in-house workforce might not be prepared to combat new threats from a workplace without defined borders.

Our incident response team helps customers respond to security incidents every day. But over the past couple of weeks, they’ve seen the pattern of attacks and alerts change as workers move to VPN connections and rely on cloud-based apps and data. To help you get a feel for what they see in the field, we compiled a list of the top five remote work threats our team has encountered since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. CLICK HERE FOR FULL BLOG