WFH Is A Cybersecurity “Ticking Time Bomb”, Expert Weighs In

By   ISBuzz Team
Writer , Information Security Buzz | Sep 10, 2021 09:26 am PST

BACKGROUND:

HP just released an HP Wolf Security report titled “Rebellions & Rejection”  in which 83% of IT Teams believe that working from home (WFH) has become a “Ticking Time Bomb”.  Report excerpts: 

  • Firstly, the variety and scale of threats facing organizations has meant Cybersecurity teams have been working harder than ever to keep the business safe but are now feeling burned out.
  • Secondly, Cybersecurity teams have had to compromise security for business continuity, with many feeling like they’re in a catch-22 situation.
  • Thirdly, Cybersecurity teams have had to cope with workers pushing back on their eff orts to keep the business secure.