Human Error is One Major Cause that Draws In System Attacks

April 20, 2017 / GuidesFor Team

There are different reasons on why ransomware attacks are being performed. First, , the company’s cyber security system is not that powerful to prevent viruses from entering their system. Second, ransomware is being designed to be more vicious and cause more damage compared to its past versions. Three, the attack sent by hackers is compounded by human error.  “For reported security events, 32 percent were caused by stolen assets, 23 percent involved privilege misuse, and 22 percent were the result of miscellaneous errors, including inappropriate publishing of information and sending PHI to the wrong individual. These are findings by Verizon in its “2016 Breach Investigations Report.” Read for more. – Mayvilyn Aguilar

 

 

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