6 Cyber Secrets Setting You Up for Betrayal

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Third-Party Vendor Access 

Who's in your house? It's critical that you know which third-party vendors — such as health insurance providers and HVAC suppliers — have access to your corporate networks. If you don't, attackers are likely to find out first and use this indirect route to strike. And it doesn't stop there. Bad guys have used devices like printers, thermostats, and vending machines to gain entry.

Valentine's Day is near. And while love is grand, the fact is that human nature can sometimes cause heartbreak. Research shows that one in five people are keeping a major secret — such as infidelity or money troubles — from their spouse. Deceit can be a deal breaker.

IT and security professionals know all too well the difficulties of dealing with a world of deception not only caused by cyber criminals and their increasingly sophisticated and determined tactics, but also by privileged insiders.

Courtesy of Blue Coat, here are six cyber secrets to be aware of that can set organizations up for betrayal and heartbreak.

 

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

 
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