Posts in Category: Pandemic

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In Your Space: Considerations in Lobby and Work Environment Configurations  

Aug, 2020 Categories: Pandemic SafeAlert

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced nearly every business and bank to critically review and analyze current physical work environments, person-to-person interactions and processes in order to prevent the spread of this highly contagious virus. This has led to a wide array of layout rearrangements. Ohio Desk has graciously allowed us to share the following conceptual workspace configurations and considerations as thought starters.

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Be vigilant against rapidly evolving fraud schemes 

FBI notes actual fraud-related claims in Senate Judiciary Committee Testimony
Jun, 2020 Categories: Cyber Pandemic ProTip SafeAlert

The FBI gave testimony to the Senate Judiciary Committee on the uptick of COVID-19 related fraudulent schemes. Among recent claims noted were those involving banks and their customers, PPP loans and funds, and advanced fee and business email compromise schemes. Encourage employees and customers to remain vigilant and aware of these increasing scams.

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Who may be lurking behind that email? 

Continue to remind employees and customers to be even more vigilant against fraudulent activity
Apr, 2020 Categories: Pandemic SafeAlert

There has been an increase in fraudulent schemes related to the current pandemic. Tack on underlying stress, and the ideal environment has been created for fraudsters, who are taking full advantage of potential vulnerabilities brought on by the rapid deployment of a remote workforce, including employees who may be less vigilant. Review the following with your employees to help prevent fraud

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Workforce Working Remotely? Cybersecurity Tips to Help Protect Your Organization 

Mar, 2020 Categories: Cyber Pandemic SafeAlert

Hackers are using the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic as an opportunity to steal or ransom data by luring users into clicking on malicious links in emails or social media posts about the virus, or in communications appearing to be from the “home office” while employees are working from home. With the surge in remote work increasing the cyber risk to organizations, as strictly online communication makes it easier for cyber criminals to initiate social engineering schemes, here are some tips to help protect your organization:

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