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Industries that need virtual desktops

Industries that need virtual desktops

Apart from the cloud, one of today’s biggest IT trends is virtualization. And why not, it has helped countless businesses in more ways than one. An emerging model of virtualization is virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), which involves hosting a desktop operating system and making it available on almost any device.

Getting staff to use collaboration tools

Getting staff to use collaboration tools

An organization might have the most state-of-the-art technology in the world at its disposal, but none of it matters if people don’t use it. Here are are five good ways to ensure collaboration tools adoption for your business.

#1 Conduct an audit and have your use cases ready – The first thing you need to do is run an internal audit to figure out which collaboration tools are in your environment and why.

HTTPS matters more for Chrome

HTTPS matters more for Chrome

HTTPS usage on the web has taken off as Chrome has evolved its security indicators. HTTPS has now become a requirement for many new browser features, and Chrome is dedicated to making it as easy as possible to set up HTTPS. Let’s take a look at how.

For several years, Google has moved toward a more secure web by strongly advocating that sites adopt the Secure HyperText Transfer Protocol (HTTPS) encryption.

Working remote? Use VoIP

Working remote? Use VoIP

The workplace has been steadily evolving, and much of this is fueled by the rise of remote workers. Last year’s Gallup survey showed that of more than 15,000 adults asked, 43% of them worked outside of the office. Why does remote working look more appealing to employees these days?
The appeal of working remote
The perks of telecommuting, or working remotely, go beyond wearing your jammies while doing your job.

Healthcare: Prevent insider threats

Healthcare: Prevent insider threats

Healthcare is the only industry where insider threats pose the greatest threat to sensitive data, with 58 percent of security incidents coming from people working within the organization itself. Here’s a look at five ways to prevent such breaches.

#1 Educate – The workforce (meaning all healthcare employees) must be educated on allowable uses and disclosures of protected health information (PHI) and the risk associated with certain behaviors, patient privacy, and data security.

ISD Education Event — Cyber Liability Insurance Review

ISD Education Event — Cyber Liability Insurance Review

Another piece in the Risk Management Puzzle
Any company handling, maintaining or processing Personally Identifiable Information (Driver’s License Numbers, Social Security Numbers, Dates of Birth, Email Addresses and more) or Protected Health Information (Account Numbers, Medical Record Numbers, Insurance Beneficiary Numbers and more) needs their own Cyber Liability Insurance to protect their organization against claims arising out of lost or stolen laptop or device, staff mistakes, rogue employees, hacking and other causes of data loss.