Ensuring your data is safe at all times is vital to both an office environment and a home / remote environment.
At such a poignant time like now when businesses are encouraging their staff to work from home, your business continuity plan and the security of your files and documents should be top priority as this could be a ‘hackers dream’.
As you prepare for the possibility of team member working remotely it may be proving difficult to secure all aspects of your business as you would like.
The more vigilant you and your team are when it comes to saving and encrypting files the better. Now is the best time to ensure your business continuity plan is tip top to avoid any documents or files being breached when working remotely.
Encouraging staff to be more aware of how they are storing and handling sensitive and confidential documents is just as important as ensuring you have the most up to date software and VPN.
This, alongside keeping your usernames and passwords safe is the key to following your organisations business continuity plan.
Here are some top tips to ensuring you, your employees and your data stay safe: