Why Cybersecurity Is Not So Complicated
Here’s what it takes to protect our data, identities and money.
Judging by the defeatist stance of the security industry in reaction to high profile breaches of just about everything and everyone, and the billions lost every year by banks, credit card companies and brokerages, you might think that this whole cybersecurity thing is way beyond us. The experts claim the bad guys are unstoppable, that prevention is impossible, that it’s so complicated and so hard that the best we can do is buy cyber insurance and go hide under the bed. It’s as though, when it comes to protecting our data, identities and money, we’ve fallen and can’t get up.