Two-thirds of 1,600 IT pros surveyed by IT software vendor Ivanti have seen an increase in security threats due to the shift to telework because of COVID-19. Malicious emails, risky employee behavior, and software vulnerabilities were identified as the most significant security threats resulting from the move to remote working.
More on the survey:
- Close to half of respondents said that 75% of their employees are not working remotely.
- Over two-thirds of respondents said they increased virtual private network (VPN) access to more employees.
- 63% of respondents said they have seen an increased workload since the move to remote work.