Social engineering is indeed one of the biggest cybersecurity threats facing us today, but there are steps your organization can take to prevent your employees from becoming victims. First and foremost, you’ll want to raise awareness among your employees by explaining what social engineering is and why it’s so dangerous. After raising awareness, provide training so your team can be prepared to defend themselves against attacks.
Here are a few other helpful tips:
- Keep your antivirus/malware programs updated
- Avoid opening suspicious emails and attachments
- Review and fine-tune your malware reporting system