As some operations and businesses in the United States and around the world come to a significant slowdown due to COVID-19, many employees are being forced to work from home. While every-day business operations may slow down, cyber-attacks do not; in fact, we predict - they will increase. Many companies are implementing BYOD and work-from-home policies on a huge scale. This presents many more hacking opportunities and creates more vulnerabilities than companies normally manage while employees are at their desks. Red Sky Alliance monitors external threat intelligence assist with the incident prevention, response, and mitigation of these threats.
One of the tools that will be taken advantage of by many industries including healthcare, schools, and transportation is teleconferencing software. This includes but is not limited to GoToMeeting, Zoom, Teams, and others. While teleconferencing technology is excellent for remote communications and operations, it presents risks that may not exist when all employees are working in...
Read the full report here: TR-078-001_Work_From_Home_Risks.pdf