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Insider threats are among the most dangerous cyberthreats out there. Yet, organizations of all sizes seem to be either reluctant or negligent when it comes to fighting them. Over 50 percent of organizations don’t have an Insider Risk Response Plan and 40 percent don’t assess how effectively their technologies mitigate insider threats.1 Even though 59 percent of IT security leaders expect insider risks to increase in the next two years, very little is being done to prevent them from causing serious security incidents.
Rapid technological advancement and rising global connectivity is reshaping the way the world is functioning. From higher productivity to improved customer satisfaction, technology has played a critical role in the growth of businesses across the world. However, the consequential bad news is that technological advancements have also made organizations increasingly vulnerable to digital risks. However, this does not mean that businesses must compromise on growth and advancement for the sake of security.
Finding the right remote work tools and developing the skills to use them is not only changing where we work, but also how we work. Longtime remote professionals (like me) have had years to establish routines and techniques to successfully work remotely. I thought my workday wouldn't change much as working at home became the new norm for everyone else, but I was wrong. For newcomers, new remote work tools are required, but more interestingly, how we work is changing.