Training? What training? Workers lack of cybersecurity awareness is putting the business at risk

Employees should be the most effective security control, but instead they create the greatest vulnerabilities, warns report.

Human error is responsible for the worst data breaches and, because of a lack of cybersecurity awareness, organisations are risking their reputation, customer trust, and potentially their bottom lines when employees mishandle data.

These are the messages from research into approaches to cybersecurity within organisations conducted by AXELOS, a joint venture setup by the UK government and Capita to nurture best practice in business; and it makes grim reading.

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