If you were a doctor, you would probably dread social settings where people ask you how to cure their latest ills. As a security professional, I am often asked how to avoid becoming a victim of cyber hackers, and the truth is that there is no silver bullet. However, there are some common sense self-help tips that everyone should be aware of.
Here seven all-too-common information security risks to avoid: 1. Failing to back up often enough 2. Failing to encrypt sensitive data Read on for more tips.