Organizations are becoming increasingly aware of online security threats. In fact, a recent survey found that 89 percent of all desktops and 80 percent of all laptops are equipped with some type of antivirus software. While businesses may not want to disclose whether or not they’re protected from online threats, having an antivirus on a company machine is practically a given.
However, physical security is an often-ignored challenge for many businesses, especially as some employees have returned to work in the office. Since many businesses are constantly warned of threats caused by poor device and network security, protecting their actual office has fallen to the wayside.
Malicious actors, or people who want to steal valuable company assets, will exploit any method to gain access to valuable information – whether it’s taking advantage of social norms, office security, or IoT devices, they will always try to find a way. Here are ten security risks to be aware of to help you guard against the most common risks in your office.