How it really happened : NINJIO Season 3, Episode 2, Paid Off, Laid Off

 

In NINJIO’s Season 3, Episode 2, Dan, the CFO at a large company, wanted to make everything simple.  He wanted a process so easy that he could access his company’s network from home without any additional authentication.  Going against the recommendations of his IT department, he insisted that his IT department set up a point-to-point VPN connection, but the consequences of his actions are starting to catch up with him.  When working from home, it’s important to follow all of your organization’s security policies to make sure that network access is secure and safe.

 

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