As IT consultants we are often called in to pick up the pieces after a cyber attack. However cyber crime has broader impact on a business beyond the technology side of things. Over the next few weeks we’ll take a look at the effects of cyber crime on different areas of the business. This week we’ll focus on Human Resources.
PART I: Human Resources (HR)
Not so long ago Zynet helped an organisation recover $20K that was lost when a staff member of that organisation inadvertently clicked on a phishing email and cyber criminals stole banking details. Can you imagine how that staff member must have felt once they realised what they had done? Or, in the case of a ransomware attack, imagine how you would feel if you clicked on a link that took the business offline for days, even weeks, causing major productivity losses and recovery expenses.
The emotional and psychological toll on a victim after […]