A hybrid workforce is made up of on-site and remote workers who work together regardless of where they are physically. Hybrid work models support more flexible work styles, often letting workers split their time between remote working and in-office work. Hybrid workplaces tend to heavily use collaboration tools like videoconferencing and SaaS-based productivity apps.
A virtual private network (VPN) is an encrypted tunnel that allows a client to establish an internet connection to a server without coming into contact with internet traffic. Through this VPN connection, a user’s IP address is hidden, offering online privacy as they access the internet or corporate resources—even on public Wi-Fi networks or mobile hotspots and on public browsers such as Chrome or Firefox.
IoT security is all the measures and technologies in place to protect internet of things devices (connected devices like cameras, ATMs, and printers) and the networks they use. Despite their growing footprint in organizations worldwide, many IoT devices are designed with little regard for cybersecurity, and the resulting vulnerabilities can turn them into significant security risks.