Security Magazine: Improve Employee Training to identify Cyberattacks, Hacks and Vulnerabilities to Reduce Concerns
Hikvision on Identifying Common Cyberattacks
The Security magazine article, “4 barriers to teaching employees good cybersecurity habits—and how to overcome them,” outlines ways to improve employee training for cyberattacks, hacks and vulnerabilities to reduce security concerns.
From the article: “Proper training is undoubtedly a top defense against cybersecurity breaches. IT policy, physical security, firewalls and other technical precautions are obviously necessary, but teaching workers what to do—and what not to do—lays the groundwork for a strong, secure front line defense to support all other security measures.”
The article recommended employee cybersecurity training focused on the following topics. And, we’ve included links to relevant Hikvision blogs on these cybersecurity lessons:
- Identifying phishing campaigns: Read this HikWire blog, “Hikvision Senior Director of Cybersecurity: Identifying Phishing Attacks, Three Advanced Phishing Tactics Explained.”
- Use of a Password Manager Tool: Learn more in this article, “Hikvision Cybersecurity Director Discusses Password Management Strategies, Using Password Managers to Reduce Security Concerns.”
- Two-Factor Authentication: In this Hikvision blog, our cybersecurity director discusses the use of multi-factor authentication to reduce security concerns.
The average cyber-attack costs almost four million dollars, and cyberattacks cost $45 billion in 2018, said the story. Businesses that spend $1,500 per employee on training see a direct impact on profits. Read the entire article here.
Hikvision has an extensive catalog of published cybersecurity blogs that offer tips and insights on cyber trends and identifying common cyberattacks to prevent being a victim of them. Read more here.