5 Tips for Securing Data and Devices While on Vacation

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Communicate with Security Team

Inform the corporate security teams of your travel plans. Often security controls may be in place that prevent access to resources employees plan to access while traveling. This is most often the case with foreign travel. False alarms such as logins from "suspicious" locations can be avoided if the security team knows it’s you.

Vacations are a great time to get away from the office, but how many of us completely disconnect? Whether it’s a quick peek at email or an item you want to take care of, there’s an excellent chance you’ll be connecting while away.

While you may be taking time off, hackers are not. With the summer travel season approaching, Steven Rogers, CEO at Centripetal Networks, provides five best practices for companies and employees to keep devices and the network they are attached to secure while out on vacation. 

 

Related Topics : Unisys, Stimulus Package, Security Breaches, Symantec, Electronic Surveillance

 
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