Training has its limits: 6 proactive cyber risk strategies
It’s common knowledge among security professionals that humans are the weakest link in a company’s cybersecurity efforts. In an attempt to curb that risk, organizations often focus on employee training. This approach, however, won’t work, according to Michael Sulmeyer and Mari Dugas, authors of this HBR article. Rather, they propose taking the onus off of humans completely. “There are simply too many chances for us to accidentally hurt ourselves or the networks on which we operate regardless of how much training we receive,” they write. Read this article for six proactive alternate strategies to reduce the risk of cyber attacks.