Posts Tagged ‘Backup’

Symantec: SMBs Change Security Approach with Growing Threats

Image via CrunchBase By: Brian Prince A survey of small to midsize businesses from 28 different countries by Symantec found that companies are focusing more on information protection and backup and recovery. Driving these changes is a fear of losing data. Today’s small to midsize businesses (SMBs) are facing a growing threat from cyber-attacks, and […]

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Common Information Security lapses

Image by purpleslog via FlickrUser Security Opening email attachments with integrated email clients Not updating client software Downloading untrusted software Not creating or testing backups Using wireless router connected inside the LAN Strategic Security Not providing training to security personnel Only addressing physical security, neglecting data security Not validating security fixes Relying on firewall for […]

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Laptop and traveling precautions

Best practice emphasize the fact to backup the data if you can’t live without it, in the same way a traveler must avoid taking sensitive data on the road unless it’s absolutely necessary to do so. If you do plan to take sensitive data with you on the laptop, the necessary security controls must be […]

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