Data: The gold mine of cybercrime, say multiple reports

  • Unique passwords with 12 characters or more across all accounts.
  • Multifactor authentication.
  • Protecting devices with a PIN or biometric lock.
  • Ensuring that employees don’t reply to or clicking on any links in emails if they didn’t initiate a communication. This helps them avoid phishing and other scams.



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Taylor Armerding

Taylor Armerding


I’m a security advocate at the Synopsys Software Integrity Group. I write mainly about software security, data security and privacy.