As the world continues to adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic, different forms of cyberattacks have been targeting what is now a largely remote workforce. Philip Reitinger, our President and CEO, was interviewed by Voice of America’s Russian Service about cybersecurity concerns during this time, changes to our working and living models, and simple tips for everyone, from small businesses to their employees. You can read the full interview here — an option for Google Translate should pop up if you’re reading it in English.
Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election targeted both our election infrastructure and our confidence in the voting process. Now, amid the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic, securing the upcoming 2020 election includes concerns about mail-in ballots in addition to cyberattacks. Megan Stifel, GCA’s Executive Director, Americas, offered insight into these issues in an article in Voice of America’s Russian Service. You can read the full article here — and if you’re reading it in English, an option for Google Translate should pop up.
GCA is leading a coalition of nonprofits called Work From Home. Secure Your Business. in order to offer support to everyone who is suddenly forced to work remotely. Andy Bates, our Executive Director, UK, Middle East, and India, was interviewed by Tom Field, the Senior Vice President of Information Security Media Group. You can find the full interview here to hear more about how the COVID-19 pandemic has altered the threat landscape and about the long-term challenges of supporting a remote workforce.