As The World Changed Forever, So Did Cybercriminal Behaviour

The global COVID-19 pandemic fundamentally transformed how we live, work and interact with one another. As organisations across the world re-architect how their workforces securely connect and communicate in the new work reality, it’s never been more important to stay abreast of the fast-moving cyber threat landscape.

We’re in the midst of one of the most turbulent times in cybersecurity history. Over the past six months, as the COVID-19 pandemic ravaged its way across the globe, we’ve seen shifts we thought would take decades happen virtually overnight.

Full-scale remote work went from being a long-term plan to an imminent necessity. With traditional work solutions no longer sufficient to protect and enable employees working from home, cybersecurity had to pivot — without precedent and, in many cases, without budget — to secure employees at significantly greater risk than ever before.

 

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