Last week, Xfinity had an outage that virtually covered the entire state of Florida. Immediately the conspiracies started flying. Maybe it was Russia or China, or maybe 100 other reasons. The reality is that a cut fiber optic cable disrupted 72% of landline and internet customers, while 26% had a total blackout.
I wonder if you happened to catch the 60 Minutes interview on Easter Sunday called Shields Up or the interview last night with the FBI director, Christopher Wray? Both were great interviews and highlighted the importance of Cybersecurity and the possibility of Russian and China-based Cyberattacks.
In the event you don’t have a senior manager or CIO overseeing your plan or working on a security plan with your team. Contact us we can help you. In the meantime, we are offering you these tips.
Since June of 2021, the fear of cyberattacks has grown significantly, primarily due to several high-profile incidents such as the Colonial Pipeline and Kaseya ransomware attacks or the ParkMobile data breach that left enterprises struggling to deal with the fallout and the widespread fear for the next cyberattack.
Someone needs to create your IT policies in a company with outsourced IT. Every company needs written security policies, but whom can you count on ensuring that procedures are documented correctly, followed, and reevaluated? Establishing policies and procedures isn’t a function of your outsourced IT team.