Following recent data exposures that have affected businesses and organizations nationwide and locally, area experts offer suggestions on how to protect data for businesses and individuals.
From individuals whose bank account information can be compromised online to data exposures at Betenbough Homes, JBS Meatpacking, and other large companies like Colonial Pipeline, no one seems immune from the threats posed by hackers and other criminals.
Cyber security threats are at the highest level it has ever been, and it is vital in this day and age that all security precautions are in place, says TJ Boren, chief technology officer at Integrated Axis Group, a Lubbock-based managed service -Providers and technology solution companies.
The most important thing a company can have is a disaster recovery plan. Leveraging cybersecurity offerings is a relatively new concept for many organizations, but one of the best ways to protect private information, Boren said.