The 7 Deadly Sins Of Information Security


No. 2: Oh, Looky Here ...

More than 70 percent of surveyed workers admit that they have peeked at other people's computer screens, either at the office, at a coffee shop, on a plane or in some other public place. And in case that wandering eye fails to impress you, one in three workers leaves his computer logged-on and unlocked while away from his desk. To make matters worse, 26.4 percent of malware is keylogger- or application-specific, which often requires detailed knowledge of, or physical access to, a targeted system. Hang on. We're going to grab a cup of coffee now. Don't look at our stuff.