Tips and tricks that accountants can utilize for protecting their data.
Accountants face a lot of stress when they are protecting their clients’ data. Given the information they have on file, they need to take every precaution and security measure available to ensure that nothing happens to the private information they keep in their records. We’re going to cover some excellent ways that accountants combat (and evade) the potential threat of a cyberattack. Here’s a look at a few security tips accountants can use to protect their data.
Why Protecting Data Is So Important for Accountants
Accountants need to have top-tier security considering the information they have on a daily basis. So, in addition to protecting their computers, the accountant’s security measures need to go as far as their cloud services and mobile devices. Some ways accountants keep their security performing at optimal levels on all fronts are:
In consideration of this information, a lot is at stake when it comes to accountants protecting their clients’ data. Thankfully, 403Tech Inc is the trusted choice when it comes to staying ahead of the latest information technology tips, tricks and news. Contact us at (403) 215-7506 or send us an email at [email protected] for more information.
Scott Gallupe of 403Tech Discusses Cybersecurity Threats in Business in Calgary Article
The COVID-19 pandemic sent businesses scrambling to pivot from an office-based environment to a remote workforce. A recent issue of Business in Calgary featured 403Tech President Scott Gallupe, who advised on how local businesses can protect their IT systems from cybersecurity threats. He explained that passwords and video collaboration tools are possible entryways for viruses and malware. The article, Alright, Stop, Collaborate and Listen, features several local IT leaders, describes the issues faced by business owners during the pandemic and provides guidance on ways to protect business data from ransomware and other types of cyberattacks.