Security in a time of pandemic – how to remediate the top security threats for 2020

Recently, the FBI and US Department of Homeland Security published their report on the most damaging issues around cyber security for 2016 to 2019, as well as providing a list of issues that are the most pressing for 2020. The 2020 list includes specific issues in software through to general challenges for security brought on by new ways of working and by the COVID-19 pandemic response.

So how can your IT security team use this report to your advantage? What steps should you be taking, and what changes should you make in practice? How can you prioritise your resources best given the additional impact and strain your security is likely facing?