Have you left the back door open? asks Stuart Facey, pictured, VP EMEA, at the remote desktop access and password storage software firm Bomgar. He writes of why companies should be securing their data with the same determination as they would with their own homes.
In a digital world, we are constantly sharing data in exchange for various products and services. There’s an understanding or, in many cases, an assumption, that the data we are sharing is being protected. This is not always the case. We just have to look at the plethora of global headlines highlighting the latest stories detailing security breaches or data loss. From US retailer Target, to UK internet company TalkTalk and broadcast regulator Ofcom, we’ve seen recent threats stem from ever-evolving sources. Read more..