Creating Cybersecurity Awareness and What to Do if an Incident Occurs

Posted in : Seamus Says - Employment Law Discussion on 27 October 2023
Seamus McGranaghan
O'Reilly Stewart Solicitors
Issues covered: Cybersecurity

Seamus and Christine, in conversation with Keith Anderson from Vertical Structure Ltd...

Christine:  So Seamus, I'll bring you in now. If an incident occurs, so somebody has unfortunately clicked on the wrong link in the email in your organisation, what are the first things that people should be doing to keep themselves safe?

Seamus:  Well, from experience and from client work and things like that, I suppose the culture in the workplace has to be that if there is an incident that happens, and whether it's a data breach, whether it's a more severe ransomware situation, once there's been any kind of concern, the employee needs to be in a position where they're coming to

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Seamus McGranaghan
O'Reilly Stewart Solicitors

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