Zero Trust: a quick guide to upping your cybersecurity game
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Zero Trust: a quick guide to upping your cybersecurity game

3- Embrace the “zero trust” mindset (…and multi-factor authentication) Some companies still think they can keep threats out of their perimetre using firewalls or various kind of digital moats. They should think again: the way the internet has evolved – with employees using their personal devices for work-related matters, third-parties and contractors granted access to…

Hybrid remote work: 6 strategies to make it successful
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Hybrid remote work: 6 strategies to make it successful

Around 40% of managers surveyed by the Harvard Business Review said they don’t have the skills they need to manage a remote team. Still, remote work is now common and popular because of the pandemic and because new technologies have made it easier to work from anywhere in the world. Many companies now let their…

Ransomware Attacks Don’t Only Happen To Other Organizations…
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Ransomware Attacks Don’t Only Happen To Other Organizations…

IMAGE: getty The growing number of ransomware cases in recent years highlights the importance of implementing a security culture in organizations, even more so when, due to the pandemic, many people have switched to working from home without taking the right precautions and having thus generated many vulnerabilities. While some of the organizations affected have…

Ransomware epidemic intensifies
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Ransomware epidemic intensifies

Profit-driven cyberattacks are becoming frighteningly routine, with more and more industries facing the threat of having their vital information stolen and little recourse beyond paying a ransom. Why it matters: Such attacks may be motivated by profit, but as recent events have shown, can cause significant disruption to vital industries. Driving the news: JBS and…

Qatalog: Productivity software overload is killing workers’ productivity
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Qatalog: Productivity software overload is killing workers’ productivity

Elevate your enterprise data technology and strategy at Transform 2021. An overload of productivity tools is, ironically, killing workers’ productivity. That is the conclusion Cornell University’s Ellis Idea Lab researchers drew after a survey found that people were wasting 59 minutes of every working day trying to find information hidden within different apps and tools….

Building the engine that drives digital transformation
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Building the engine that drives digital transformation

This is the consensus view of an MIT Technology Review Insights survey of 210 members of technology executives, conducted in March 2021. These respondents report that they need—and still often lack— the ability to develop new digital channels and services quickly, and to optimize them in real time. Underpinning these waves of digital transformation are…

Mitigating third-party risks with effective cyber risk management – Help Net Security
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Mitigating third-party risks with effective cyber risk management – Help Net Security

Third-party engagement has steadily become an essential part of business operations for many organizations, enlisted for all kinds of products and services across nearly all sectors, regardless of size, geographical location or type of industry. But because systems are so interconnected and third parties often hold sensitive information or have access to a partner’s systems,…

Reimagining government in a work-from-anywhere world
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Reimagining government in a work-from-anywhere world

Highlights Organizations around the country are reconsidering what their workplaces, and work itself, will look like as we emerge from the pandemic—and government agencies are no exception. After a year of working from home, employees and employers alike have embraced the increased flexibility and productivity remote work can enable. As a result, a growing number…

Cloud communications for startups: Is it time to scale up?
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Cloud communications for startups: Is it time to scale up?

Cloud communications and UCaaS for startups can seem daunting at first, but they can also be a real game changer. From supporting growth and team collaboration to helping you access the best talent anywhere in the world, the benefits abound.  But is there an optimal time or company size for scaling up to the cloud…

What your business needs to succeed in hybrid work
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What your business needs to succeed in hybrid work

Highlights: 66% of employees want flexible work options to remain. 1 in 3 are also ready to quit if “WFH” ends. Businesses are shifting to hybrid work, where employees split their time flexibly between the office and home. Success in a hybrid work environment will look very different than a fully remote or in-office one….