Massachusetts governments are at risk for attack! Remember the situation with Wayland? A hacker almost succeeded in withdrawing over 4 million dollars from the town’s bank account because they weren’t prepared with the right security measures in place. That’s why Global Data Systems (GDS) specializes in creating security and risk management programs for governments.
Think You’re Protected with Basic Anti-Virus Software? Think Again.
You Need a Proper Security and Risk Management Program to Combat Hackers!
We know basic anti-virus software is simply not enough to protect against hackers. You need a proper, comprehensive security and risk management program – and that’s exactly what we’ll create. We’re experienced with the regulations and policies that direct affect government agencies – and we’ll take a proactive approach to:
- Reduce and minimize vulnerabilities including lack of proper security measures (firewalls, web-content filtering, etc.), as well as unsafe employee practices.
- Establish an information security program that protects PII stored in the municipality management system, email, portable devices, and hard copy in filing cabinets.
- Implement physical and technical safeguards that allow you to rest assured knowing all PII is protected against hacking, burglary, and other threats you need to prepare for.