Understand the coronavirus risk to your organization
The coronavirus crisis has shaken up business as usual, with some IT strategies and tools rising to the occasion and others in line for a tough recovery post-pandemic.
The tech sector has weathered the most disruptive effects of the COVID-19 pandemic relatively well. But that doesn’t mean that business has gone smoothly as if nothing happened — or that trends haven’t accelerated or been disrupted by the crisis.
While it’s a bit early to know whether shifts in usage and IT tactics will remain permanent, some corners of the tech business have clearly seen a boost, while others have fallen in use, suffered setbacks in the wake of lockdowns, or been called into question for the months ahead, even when workers return to the office.
We highly recommend the “CIO’s coronavirus playbook: 7 tips for surviving the crisis” by CIO.com to find out how the coronavirus crisis is impacting digital transformation strategies and putting business continuity plans to the test.
Cybercriminals are taking advantage of the coronavirus crisis to spread malware, disrupt operations, sow doubt and make a quick buck. Here are a few ways, but please read 8 ways attackers are exploiting the COVID-19 crisis on CSOonline.com for more detail:
- Phishing emails
- Malicious apps
- Bad domains
- Insecure endpoints and end-users
- Vulnerabilities at vendors and third parties, Read full article >>
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