While phishing and vishing are becoming more publicized, physical social engineering attacks—where the attacker is standing right in front of your employees—are still flying “under the radar.”
Ok … so you’ve got all the bells and whistles when it comes to network firewalls and your building’s security has a state-of-the-art access system. You’ve invested in the technology, but what about your employees?
The onslaught of COVID-19 in 2020 caused the American public to become increasingly dependent upon technology. Cybercriminals took advantage of this fact, and as a result, instituted a new type of pandemic: a cyber pandemic.
The world of password security is a tricky one because many of the best practices for password security are not at all practical and therefore rarely used. Considering all the accounts we need to secure with passwords and all of the rules regarding effective password hygiene, it can certainly feel that it’s almost impossible to keep up!