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Cyber Hygiene

Practices for Organizations

Take any necessary steps to secure systems that enable remote access, such as:

  • Test the current capacity of secure remote access solutions and increase the capacity if necessary.
  • Ensure that business continuity plans are up-to-date.
  • Increase the awareness of IT support mechanisms for employees who work remotely and clearly outline the steps to take in the event of a security incident.
  • Update Incident Response plans to consider workforce changes in a distributed environment
  • Ensuring Virtual Private Network (VPNs) and other remote access systems are fully patched.
  • Enhancing system monitoring to receive early detection and alerts on abnormal activity.
  • Implementing multi-factor authentication (MFA).
  • Ensuring all machines have properly configured firewalls, as well as anti-malware and intrusion prevention software installed.

Practices for the Workforce

  • Review Tips on Avoiding Social Engineering and Phishing Scams for more information on recognizing and...
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