The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, or FINRA, recently issued its Report on Selected Cybersecurity Practices – 2018 [pdf].
The report identifies five common cybersecurity risks and outlines recommended practices for each:
Branch controls Phishing attacks Insider threats Penetration testing Mobile devices
While FINRA only regulates securities firms, the five topics covered in its report should be required reading for any employer that wants to understand how to implement cybersecurity best practices.
If you have multiple or satellite offices, the Report highlights the need to closely monitor cybersecurity efforts outside your HQ. The more autonomy your satellites have, the harder it