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Are you ready for another round of internet security legislation? Following the somewhat similar path of SOPA (Stop Online Piracy Act), the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) is once again bringing web security to the forefront of national and legislative debate. However, unlike SOPA, the newly proposed CISPA is directed towards total internet protection as an aide to national security, as opposed to putting a halt just on internet piracy.
While running a small business one of the last things you want to worry about is unauthorized access to your network. Your priorities are building services and providing a better product, not locking down network structures you don’t really comprehend.
Recently we came across an article posted on InfoWorld that sparked our interests. The post discussed the common perception that certain mobile applications and other social networking websites drastically cut into an employee’s productivity. On many occasions companies are relying solely on their IT departments to mitigate drops in productivity related mobile device use and other more entertaining proclivities.
For small business lacking the huge budgets and infrastructures enjoyed by your corporate monoliths, data security can pose some seriously daunting questions. How much security do I need? What is the most reliable hardware or software? Where do I start with formulating a company-wide data security policy? As a small business owner these are only a few of the many of challenges you will be facing in an age when online pilfering is at all-time highs.
In an earlier post we discussed formulating policies to address the BYOD trend that moving its way through businesses worldwide. This can be a welcome blessing for business managers and employees, but a nightmare for IT departments. As health care is one of our biggest lines of service, we thought it prudent to take a closer look into the personal mobile device utilization in the healthcare environment.