IT Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity Exacerbated by Coronavirus
Whenever there is a big story in the News you will find Cybercriminals willing and eager to exploit people using keywords and topics from news stories. With all the stories about the Coronavirus that is exactly what is happening and in a big way. Companies around the world are getting phishing emails that purport to give more information about the status of warning their employees about nearby infections and the spread of the virus. These are causing huge security nightmare for companies as to when clicked upon they unleash malware into the business networks. However, this is not the only danger that companies are having to prepare for — what if coronavirus becomes a pandemic? How will businesses carry forward? Will supply chains be disrupted? For how long? How do you plan for something that may include quarantine of all your employees in place for 3 weeks?