All industries face greater exposure to cyberattacks due to increasing digitization. According to a McKinsey survey, 75 percent of experts, across many industries, consider cyber risk to be a top concern.
Until recently, financial firms were the primary targets. Risks for banks arise from diverse factors including vulnerabilities to fraud and financial crime inherent in automation and digitization; massive growth in transaction volumes; and greater integration of financial systems within countries and internationally.(McKinsey)
Cyber security and protecting businesses from online threats remains one of the main focus areas for any business owner and CISO (Chief Information Security Officer) . With more online threats from ransomware, data breaches, and even internal threats, there are now more attacks on businesses than ever before.
While email remains the primary source of malware, scammers are becoming more sophisticated in their approaches. For businesses operating in today’s world, the implications of failing to maintain secure systems can be catastrophic for both brands and businesses.
Safeguarding against cyber attacks requires a multi prong approach including adopting a very robust, strong, company-wide computer use policy that is meticulously monitored and enforced. Beyond that, there are a number of things a business or brand can do to protect itself from attacks. They can make sure required controls are in place—for example, accelerate patching for critical systems, scale up multi factor authentication, and install controls for facility-based applications that have been migrated to remote access. Be security conscious, employ a robust cybersecurity team.
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