August 21, 2023: Cybersecurity is a “never-ending battle,” and businesses must constantly be vigilant against cyberattacks.
The recent cyberattack on Colonial Pipeline exemplifies the need for strong cybersecurity measures. The cyberattack forced the pipeline to shut down, which led to gasoline shortages in the southeastern United States.
Businesses must invest in cybersecurity measures like firewalls, intrusion detection systems, and data encryption. Also, companies need to have a plan to respond to cyberattacks.
Here are some actional and practical takeaways for businesses:
Here are some additional thoughts on the importance of cybersecurity: