How to avoid common IT scams

An article on Business.govt.nz’s website offers help on what to do if your sensitive data is compromised or you are victim to malicious software or scams. With scams becoming more sophisticated, it’s important for businesses to understand how to safeguard against common cyber-attacks and security threats.

The article covers ransomware threats, what you should do if you think your business computers are infected, pro forma invoice scamming, tips to safeguard your business against pro forma scams, and tips to protect your business online.

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  • Several international standards cover IT security, including:
    • ISO 27001:2013 Information technology – Security techniques – Information security management systems – Requirements
    • ISO/IEC 27031 Ed. 1.0 en(2011) Information technology – Security techniques – Guidelines for information and communication technology readiness for business continuity
    • ISO 22301:2012 Societal security – Business continuity management systems – Requirements

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