5 steps to a secure hybrid work environment

By: C Spire and Cisco on Feb 8, 2022 8:00:00 AM

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With so many people now entrenched in the work-from-home culture, cybersecurity has become a renewed area of focus for many businesses that rushed to adopt remote work environments.

The sudden redistribution of the workforce two years ago caused a spike in malicious activity, with organizations of all sizes reporting a jump of 25% or more of cyber threats since March 2020.

Moving forward, we recommend businesses consider these five steps for increasing their security profile in this new hybrid work environment.

  1. Educate your workforce on common security tactics and encourage a culture of security.
  2. Implement multi-factor authentication
  3. Build security into the way people access information, leveraging the cloud whenever possible.
  4. Secure email against advance threats.
  5. Maintain a first and last line of defense with DNS and endpoint


5 steps to secure your hybrid workplace

Want to take a deeper dive? This Cisco eBook explores strategic steps to securing a hybrid environment.



Topics: Hybrid work

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