As National Cyber Security Awareness Month comes to a close, we are reminded that a solid Cybersecurity Plan is important to the success of your business and is something that needs to be monitored and adjusted on a regular basis.
Over the course of the month we’ve provided tips to get you started on your own cyber security plan.
Step 1: Data Inventory Identify and categorize information that could be of interest to cyber criminals.
Create a simple and clear statement describing the information you collect about your customers and what you do with it.
Step 3: Data Classification
Organize data into categories and determine appropriate protection. Common categories are: Highly Confidential, Sensitive and Internal Use Only
Step 4: Plan for Unexpected Data Loss of Theft
Know your legal obligations when it comes to protecting your data.
This FCC publication provides further information to Cyber Security Planning.