Employee training is crucial to ensure data protection and privacy. Increased use of social networking sites for business promotion activities means increased interaction with various stake holders. Online degree programs may help employees in understanding and implement information security practices. Organizations must guide employees on social engineering threats, which pose risk to data security and privacy through e-learning programs.
Professionals qualified in computer science degree and IT security certifications may help organizations in removing hurdles in implementation of information security policies, identifying threat vectors and initiating remediating measures.