The coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic is leading to a large increase in cyberattacks including one against the US Dept. of Health and Human Services. Organizations worldwide are seeing phishing attempts leverage the anxiety around coronavirus. Users are both physically and mentally in unfamiliar territory, leading to heightened concerns that they will fall victim and expose the organization to significant cyber security risk.
The Work From Home Security Policy Assessment provides a comprehensive view of the risks faced by an organization’s remote workforce. It also captures the capabilities of the organization to implement appropriate and effective security controls, including how to monitor an expanded, and in many cases unmanaged, set of endpoints.
The Work From Home Security Policy Assessment includes the following services:
With the assessment and documentation, CI Security consultants will assist you in developing the policies and processes you need going forward. Even after the pandemic subsides, experts are predicting many organizations will likely allow staff to work from home and off-site more than they did in the past. Security teams need to be ready, and your workforce needs to be prepared to deal with the risks arising from this “new normal”.
We focus on training people on a life skill – not just a work skill – one that centers around protecting themselves and using technology and information securely in all areas of their life. Fred Langston, EVP of Professional Services