2021 Remote Workforce Security Report [SpyCloud]

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    Following the dramatic rise in work-from-home in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, securing the expanding remote workforce has become a critical priority for organizations.
    The 2021 Remote Workforce Security Report reveals the current state of protecting the new workforce of widely distributed organizations. The report explores their key challenges, along with the new security threats they face, technology gaps and preferences, investment priorities, and more.

    Key findings include:

    • A majority of organizations (79%) are at least moderately concerned about the security risks introduced by users working from home
    • Only 22% of organizations confirm that they were fully prepared for the massive shift to remote work from a security perspective
    • Organizations are primarily concerned with securing network access (69%), followed by BYOD/personal devices (60%), and managed/corporate devices (51%).

    We would like to thank SpyCloud for supporting this important research.