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Out Of Office

Source: Cyber Security Breaches Survey 2022

Tutorial Content

At a Glance

  • Common Risks
  • Virtual Privacy Networks (VPNs)
  • Hardware & Software

As remote work become ever more common, providing adequate training to mitigate ‘out of office’ information risks has become an increasingly essential measure. From minimising the chances of so-called ‘shoulder-surfers’, to understanding the shortcomings of public Wi-Fi networks, these lessons and more are necessary to avoiding remote work complacency.

“Physical security is not just about securing the data and confidential information at the workplace. It is also important to be aware of the other threats you are exposed to when working out of the office. ”

- Hut Six, Out of Office

Learning Objectives

  • Public Wi-Fi Risks
  • Physical and Digital Device Protections
  • Additional Social Engineering Techniques
  • Completion time: ~ 8 minutes