Friday, December 6, 2019

Don't Let Your Fear Of Nation-State Hackers Blind You

Mr. Magoo is an old cartoon character famous for his inflated sense of status and an extreme case of myopia, made worse by his refusal to wear corrective glasses. As a result of his poor vision and ego, Magoo would find himself in precarious — and hilarious — situations because he was unable to see the danger right in front of him. Typically, the oblivious Magoo would leave a trail of destruction behind him..

Enterprises today approach security a lot like Mr. Magoo, operating with the idea that they are more important than they really are and therefore are unable to see the real risks that beset them. The result? A lot of unnecessary damage.

Read the full article at Forbes here