It’s no secret that your technology company depends on the capabilities of
your computer systems to function. You should be aware that simple actions
your employees take could be putting your company’s equipment and networks
at risk of cyber crime, including cyber attacks, cyber theft and other
computer security incidents. The average cost of a single cyber attack is
incalculable—cyber attacks can directly target finances and ruin a
business’ reputation. Your business is at stake, and you should do
everything you can to protect yourself.
The Risks of Web Searches
As an employer, you should educate your employees about searching for
certain topics on the internet due to the risk of coming across websites
encrypted with viruses or malware that could be detrimental to your
computer systems. Stress that the potential for cybercrime could affect
employees individually as well as the business as a whole. More than 90
percent of companies surveyed by the DOJ incurred ...