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  • Remote access policy

    Downloads · Apr 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    This policy outlines guidelines and processes for requesting, obtaining, using, and terminating remote access to organization networks, systems, and data. It applies to scenarios where employees connect remotely to in-house data centers as well as offsite facilities, such as cloud providers. From the policy: Secure remote access to company systems...

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  • Network security policy

    Downloads · Apr 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    This policy will help you create security guidelines for devices that transport and store data. You can use it as-is or customize it to fit the needs of your organization and employees. From the policy: Summary Every company’s network is made up of devices that transmit and store...

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  • Password management policy

    Downloads · Mar 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Password-driven security may not be the perfect solution, but the alternatives haven’t gained much traction. This policy defines best practices that will make password protection as strong and manageable as possible. From the policy: Employee passwords are the first line of defense in securing the organization from inappropriate...

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  • Security Awareness and Training policy

    Downloads · Mar 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    This policy is designed to help your IT staff guide employees toward understanding and adhering to best security practices that are relevant to their job responsibilities. From the policy: Summary A security policy is only as valuable as the knowledge and efforts of those who adhere to...

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  • Email/Instant Message/Voicemail Retention policy

    Downloads · Mar 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Maintaining electronic communications in business involves walking a fine line. Employees want relevant information to be kept available for future reference so that they can do their jobs, but keeping these items long-term can pose security and resource risks. Server hard drives can fill up, or stolen data (even if...

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  • Information security policy

    Downloads · Mar 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    To protect your information assets, you need to define acceptable and unacceptable use of systems and identify responsibilities for employees, IT staff, and supervisors/managers. This policy offers a comprehensive outline for establishing rules and guidelines to secure your company data. From the policy: Employee responsibilities An...

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  • Coronavirus and its impact on the enterprise

    Downloads · Mar 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    COVID-19 has spread to multiple countries, including the United States, causing some businesses and schools to close, disrupting supply chains, and forcing some employees to work remotely from their homes. This TechRepublic Premium ebook is a compilation of the latest information including which tech conferences were canceled, related cybersecurity attacks,...

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  • How to work from home: IT pro’s guidebook to telecommuting and remote work

    Downloads · Mar 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Work from home policies and fully remote jobs top the priority list of many workers. After all, who doesn’t love the idea of working in their pajamas? Working from home also offers fewer distractions and interruptions from colleagues, reduces the stress of commuting, and provides a better work-life balance, not...

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  • Telecommuting policy

    Downloads · Mar 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    As more and more employees request the opportunity to perform some or all of their work from a remote location, the need has grown for organizations to have clearly defined guidelines that govern employee and company expectations and responsibilities. This policy describes the organization's processes for requesting, obtaining, using,...

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  • Hiring Kit: MIS Manager

    Downloads · Mar 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    MIS Managers must have a knowledge of the technology, deep understanding of the importance of reliable data, and the skillset to make sure everything runs smoothly and as expected. This Hiring Kit from TechRepublic Premium provides a workable framework you can use to find, recruit, and ultimately hire the best...

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