COVID-19 continues to change business operations in ways that would have been unimaginable at the start of 2020. Some of these changes will be permanent, while others are just for now until our “new normal” emerges.
One change that is certain is the importance of business continuity and the need to clearly understand and document your business in a way that supports rapid changes of operation. Seeing business continuity as a “make it up on the fly” activity is a risky strategy, given that successful business continuity can make the difference between business survival and failure.
Simon Lacey, Principal Consultant at CRMG is a senior information security and governance specialist, with over 20 years’ experience in both the public and private sector. Read here at Security Boulevard.com, he outlines key action points to an effective business continuity plan, many of which are founded in good, basic, cyber-hygiene.