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Cybersecurity Dos and Don’ts for Remote Workers

Cybercriminals are using the COVID-19 pandemic to take advantage of remote workers to steal your personal and professional information. To protect yourself in this growing threat environment and new security reality, outlined in this article are simple dos and don’ts to be more cyber ready.

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, everybody has learned to do three simple things to stay healthy. Wash your hands for 20 seconds. Don’t touch your face. Stay 6 feet apart. Sure, it took some behavior change, but you’re probably used to it after a few weeks. You need to take the same “can-do” attitude in changing simple behaviors regarding how you use your computer, tablet and smartphone.


  • Craig Moss, Ethisphere Executive Vice President and Director – Content and Tools for the Cyber Readiness Institute
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