By Jaspreet Singh, Partner- Cyber Security, EY
The world has witnessed a paradigm shift in the way, of how an enterprise works due to COVID-19. With more than 2.5M people getting effected due to coronavirus worldwide, and an onset of lockdowns, a lot of industries are directly impacted. Remote working is increasing as a means of practising social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic. All the Board meetings, overall performance and other business critical discussions are also happening remotely. However, one of the most important factors to be considered is, whether these connections are secure, whether the information about their enterprise level business strategies and financial updates are safe and not getting leaked outside.
Recent Maze Ransomware cyber-attack on an IT giant has left the company disarrayed due to its compromised internal systems and impacted its IT services to some of the Company’s