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  • Publish date: 12 September 2017
  • Archived on: 12 September 2018

Everyone is talking about cyber security, but what is the key to implementing it effectively in your organisation? Matthew Leitch explains it all.

Businesses must be more cyber secure to survive. Controls can involve “penetration testing”, using a tame hacker to break into your systems to identify their vulnerability, but often the more basic practical ones are the best. These would include closing access to those who have left the organisation and temporary workers, irrespective of the amount of trust you place in them. Companies need to balance their own needs and ease of access against tight and heavy handed security.

This is an article overview from the Business & Management Magazine, Issue 257, September 2017.  

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