Tuesday June 2, 2020

The new frontier in security: home lockdown

The coronavirus crisis is a golden opportunity for hackers – and Datapac is helping its clients to upskill and prepare

27th March, 2020
Damien Mallon, senior systems engineer, Datapac

As everyone in the country and the estimated 2.6 billion people living under lockdown worldwide all know, life has changed radically in recent weeks. Those who can work from home have been sent there and apart from the obvious questions raised by that – childcare, work-life balance, et al – IT security is a sleeper issue that could prove far from mundane.

“The coronavirus has put people into a heightened state of shock,” said Damien Mallon,...

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