Jan 20, 2022 7:30:32 AM

Top 4 Cybersecurity Skills You Need on Your IT Team

Globally, we are experiencing the highest shortage in cybersecurity professionals ever. This is an issue that has effects well outside of the IT shop with many organizations citing lack of technology professionals as an impediment to business growth[1]. While universities, associations, and other educational entities are working diligently to turnout technology professionals to fill these needs, we know that having the right skills in your IT shop is key to executing on cybersecurity strategy and safeguarding your organization. We’ve rounded up four of the most important cybersecurity skills to have on your IT team:

Topics: IT administration, cybersecurity, information security

Aug 25, 2021 7:30:00 AM

What is the number one way to prevent shadow IT?

Shadow IT continues to be prevalent in many organizations, bringing unknown and unmitigated risks into your environment. Several factors have accelerated the presence of shadow IT in recent years, such as bring your own device policies, the increased need within business units to have flexibility to affect outcomes, tension between IT/GRC stakeholders and other operating areas, an exponential reliance on employee devices and remote work due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Topics: IT administration, information security