8 Office Items Your Technology Clients Don't Know Are Security Threats

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    Ericka Chickowski

USB Thumb Drives

USB Thumb Drives

Removable devices are now the number one means of propagating malware. If your clients were to find a thumb drive in the parking lot, their impulse likely would be to plug it in and see what's on there. But that's a recipe for trouble.
As an IT solution provider you've probably spent countless hours educating customers and end users about the need for security measures such as firewalls, data loss prevention, antivirus and vulnerability management. But often the riskiest variables in any office environment are the ones that your clients would never think are threats.
This article was originally published on 2010-05-06