Author(s): Guy McKinnon
Safety, from the Latin sine cura ("without concern"), is the condition that makes and makes one feel free from danger, or that gives the possibility to prevent, eliminate or make less serious damage, risks, difficulties, unpleasant events and the like.
Companies, most of the time, underestimate the security aspect, when it would be enough just a little common sense to devote a small amount of time to staff training to make everyone understand the main issues that concern them it is necessary to create security policies that are not too complicated for users and to accustom the "distracted" user to have more attention in daily activities.
Working in the world of Information Security requires constant updating and daily study. The available technologies are increasing and becoming more and more complex and for this reason the need to secure data and information also increases.
Nowadays you do not realize how easily data is accessible on the network and how easy it is to find important information simply by browsing.
Hackers’ objectives range from searching for system vulnerabilities to finding a person’s vulnerability. It is important that everyone is informed about the concept of security in order to be more aware of the risks they are facing.