Even for the most security-conscious amongst us, 2017 was a wake-up call. The wave of ransomware and hacks exposed weaknesses and elevated the issue IT security into boardrooms. This elevation in importance was welcomed by IT departments. The subject of how to protect organisations, and who is liable for breaches, belongs very much at the top of the management tree. It also however, belongs with the individual – and it is up to IT professionals to lead the way.Continue reading
There is no doubt that IT security has, and will continue to have, an ever-increasing number of challenges to face. However, like in the physical world, security measures are generally regarded as an inconvenience by those they are designed to protect. So how do you keep the organisation safe in the modern world without being cast as the corporate villain?