Chris Kubic is the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Fidelis Cybersecurity. Kubic brings with him more than 30 years of experience driving Information Assurance and Cybersecurity initiatives... Read More
Are you still looking for the perfect New Year’s Resolution for 2020? How about improving your cybersecurity practices across your personal and working lives? I can guarantee it will lead to a less stressful 2020 knowing that you are taking steps to better protect your personal information and your employer’s sensitive information while online.
2019 was an unprecedented year for cyber attacks. It seemed like a daily occurrence that Ransomware attacks, Phishing attacks, and data breaches were reported in the news. I’m certain we all were impacted in some way by loss of our personal information through a data breach. So what’s in store for 2020? Unfortunately, more of the same and the attacks will grow even more sophisticated by combining stolen personal information with information mined through our online presence and social media accounts to create more detailed, targeted, personalized, and believable attacks.
So what can you do to better protect yourself in the New Year? Remain vigilant and follow these simple cybersecurity best practices and we will all be a little safer online.
Hopefully this has provided you with some practical and easy to implement cybersecurity guidance to better secure your online activities in the New Year.
Have a Happy and Safe 2020!