By propelling an unprecedented number of workers into the home, working remotely has provided new opportunities for cybercriminals. Since March 2020, more than 61,000 small and medium-sized Canadian businesses have been cyberattacked. While it is impossible to eliminate all threats, simple measures can significantly reduce the risk.
Since you are your company’s first line of defence, Cybereco has created a four easy steps kit on teleworking risks to facilitate and encourage discussions with your team!
1. PLAN A MEETING
Have a discussion with your teams about working remotely.
Prepare the event using our meeting guide.
2. WATCH THE VIDEO
View the following video with your employees and discuss it as a group to share ideas and answer questions.
3. PUT UP POSTERS AS REMINDERS
Near the coffee machine, in the lunchroom, or in any common areas, placed this posters can remind employees of the importance of this issue.
4. TESTING KNOWLEDGE
Encourage your team to take a few minutes to test their learning.
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