12 Days of a Cyber Secure Christmas

//12 Days of a Cyber Secure Christmas

12 Days of a Cyber Secure Christmas

On the first day of Christmas my Senior Information Risk Owner said to me:

…Think IA & Cyber Security

 

On the second day of Christmas my SIRO said to me:

Be suspicious of any email

…if it comes from an unknown entity

 

On the third day of Christmas my SIRO said to me:

Be suspicious of any email

Choose your password carefully

….and remember that secrecy is key

 

On the fourth day of Christmas my SIRO said to me:

Be suspicious of any email

Choose your password carefully

Encrypt your WAN information

…and be sure to follow corporate policy

 

On the fifth day of Christmas my SIRO said to me:

Be suspicious of any email

Choose your password carefully

Encrypt your WAN information

Understand your risk appetite

…and how to exploit or protect this proportionately

 

On the sixth day of Christmas my SIRO said to me:

Be suspicious of any email

Choose your password carefully

Encrypt your WAN information

Understand your risk appetite

Never give out personal or commercial information

…unless it’s to a known and entitled entity

 

On the seventh day of Christmas my SIRO said to me:

Be suspicious of any email

Choose your password carefully

Encrypt your WAN information

Understand your risk appetite

Carefully share sensitive information

Restrict use of removable media

…your devices are your responsibility

 

On the eighth day of Christmas my SIRO said to me:

Be suspicious of any email

Choose your password carefully

Encrypt your WAN information

Understand your risk appetite

Carefully share sensitive information

Restrict use of removable media

Don’t download unauthorised apps from the WAN

…as it could result in you getting the can!

 

On the ninth day of Christmas my SIRO said to me:

Be suspicious of any email

Choose your password carefully

Encrypt your WAN information

Understand your risk appetite

Carefully share sensitive information

Restrict use of use removable media

Don’t download unauthorised web apps

Secure official documents

…far away from unentitled ladies and chaps!

 

On the tenth day of Christmas my SIRO said to me:

Be suspicious of any email

Choose your password carefully

Encrypt your WAN information

Understand your risk appetite

Carefully share sensitive information

Restrict use of removable media

Don’t download unauthorised web apps

Secure official documents

Never leave unattended laptops or PDAs

…not if you still want to get that Christmas raise!

 

On the eleventh day of Christmas my SIRO said to me:

Be suspicious of any email

Choose your password carefully

Encrypt your WAN information

Understand your risk appetite

Carefully share sensitive information

Restrict use of removable media

Don’t download unauthorised web apps

Secure official documents

Never leave laptops or smartphones unattended

Observe a clear desk policy

…and secure your devices conscientiously

 

On the twelfth Day of Christmas my SIRO said to me:

Be suspicious of any email

Choose your password carefully

Encrypt your WAN information

Understand your risk appetite

Carefully share sensitive information

Restrict use of removable media

Don’t download unauthorised web apps

Secure official documents

Never leave laptops or smartphones unattended

Observe a clear desk policy

Threats from inside and out we need to fear

…but for all this, merry Christmas and happy new year!

 

With best wishes from all the team at Templar!

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