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Best Practices for Avoiding Cyberliability Problems

Steps to take to avoid data breaches and other mishaps.

Best Practices for Avoiding Cyberliability Problems

No amount of cyberliability insurance coverage can protect a church against a damaged reputation and loss of trust. That’s why it’s important to take steps to keep data breaches and other technological mishaps from happening in the first place. “Prevention is extremely important, and it doesn’t have to be that expensive,” stressed Nick Nicholaou, president of Ministry Business Services, Inc., a team of IT strategists serving ministries.

Something as innocent as offering free public wireless networking can get a church in trouble, according to Nicholaou.

Nicholaou gives the example of a Missouri church that neither password-protected nor adequately managed its open Wi-Fi by turning it off when it wasn’t needed. “There was a guy that was pulling into their parking lot in the evenings, and he was distributing child porn through their public Wi-Fi connections,” ...

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  • April 25, 2019

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