Your eight-character password can be cracked in about eight hours, using brute force attacks — even if you add in numbers, mix up the cases and throw in a special character or three. Odds are high that eight-hour window will soon be even shorter.
COVID-19 has upended working life, changing how and where people do their jobs.
Twitter and Facebook have both announced they are giving employees the opportunity to work from home permanently.
This has been maybe the most tumultuous period that many of us will see in human history. This is a dramatic shift in how we work, learn, live and worship in society together. Fundamentally, it has changed everything about the human experience in such a short period.
No one could have predicted where 2020 would take us: The last six months alone have produced more digital transformation than the last decade, with every transformation effort already underway finding itself accelerated, and at scale.
Shortcuts adopted during the crisis phase of extending VPNs and shipping office PCs home will have to get replaced by long term Digital Workplace strategies and well-defined BYOD policies.
Many occupations are being displaced, but, at the same time, other areas are expanding and new jobs are being created. By just 2022, it is estimated that 133 million new jobs will be created to meet the demands of digital transformation.