Kaspersky Lab warns that neglecting even the basic requirements, such as changing passwords or installing necessary updates, it could put in danger the protection of the business in general”.

The ignorance of the employees about the security policies IT of their companies should worry about their leaders. And is that, according to a study by Kaspersky Lab and B2B International, a minority of workers are aware of the rules established in this regard.

Only 12 % are “fully aware” of the security policies that exist.

Is more 24 % believe directly that do not have established policies of this type in their respective organizations.

yes, almost half of the workers considered that the template to the full-have to protect corporate assets against cyber threats. And they feel that the protection is the object of shared responsibility.

The case is that, according to another report by Kaspersky Lab, the staff members who are little bit careful you end up contributing to received attacks. So it was in the 46 % of the recorded incidents over the last year.

The experts advierten that “this discrepancy could be particularly dangerous for the smaller companies, where there is not a function of IT security dedicated and responsibilities are distributed among the IT staff, and not THEE,”.

“Neglecting even the basic requirements, such as changing passwords or install necessary updates”, add from Kaspersky Lab, “could put in danger the protection of the business in general”.