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Training: Best Practices for IT security while working remotely

If you missed our training yesterday with the NWIRC on "Best Practices for IT security while working remotely", don't worry... you can still catch a recording of it here:

For attending or viewing our webinar, TechWorx is offering a free cybersecurity checklist for you and a free vulnerability test for your business. Please contact our sales department  or call 814-806-3228 to schedule the vulnerability test for your company. 

Training Description:

Working remotely has become more and more common in today’s business culture. This usually meant that an employee planned with their team the days they would need to work remotely, typically one to two times a week. However, the coronavirus outbreak and accompanying lockdown in US has forced many employees into unfamiliar territory—not just working remotely, but also managing other complications such as school and childcare closings.

If you think cybercriminals will be sensitive to global events and refrain from attacking remote workers, sadly, it is the complete opposite. This is the perfect opportunity for them to take advantage of weakened security and prey on victims through cyber-attacks, email attacks and social engineering. The FBI has seen a surge in reported cybercrime since the pandemic. 

Join us for a free webinar on “Best practices for IT security while working remotely” Hear from TechWorx, one of the region’s top IT managed services, cloud and cybersecurity providers, on how to ensure you and your employees are properly set up to work effectively and securely. Topics to be covered include:

  • Data security best practices
  • Understanding cloud-based security applications
  • Physical security best practices
  • VPN access to your office network
  • Multi-Factor Authentication
  • Importance of continued cybersecurity training
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