Recent cyber breaches have made the dangers of third-party risk clear. In an exploit known as the SolarWinds attack, suspected Russian hackers gained access to multiple United States Government agencies and up to 200 private companies.
When it comes to online security, people are the new perimeter. In the past businesses would often rely on technology and processes to protect their confidential information; firewalls and security gateways were the heart of most organisations’ security infrastructure. But with human error causing around 90% of data breaches it’s easy to imagine how many incidents could be avoided by empowering end users to practice good cyber habits when at work.
Aura Information Security have received a number of questions about Zoom video conferencing software for online meetings. With so many staff now working from home, these sorts of video conferencing tools have become essential to keep operating. But how do you know which one to trust?