About Us | Contact Us
View Cart

Searching for Sensitivity!

By Dan Hadaway | Sunday, January 31, 2010 - Leave a Comment

Be careful what you post on-line . . . it can hang around forever!

Of course our acceptable use policy prohibits us from posting information about the bank or bank business on our own social media sites like Facebook, Youtube, etc.  But we should also be careful about ANY information we put on these sites.

Even information about ourselves.

When we post on-line, whether it be our own LinkedIn account or a comment to a blog post on myowninterests.com, we should ask ourselves one simple question:

Who will be searching for our name on the Internet?

The answer could be any number of people.  Hopefully our friends and family members.  Maybe even our neighbors and our children’s teachers.  But we should add “bad guys” to that list, and probably sales people and maybe home buyers or sellers, that sort of thing.  And potential future employers.

The best thing to do is always keep in mind that anything we put on-line could be read by a future employer.  Taking that approach will keep us from posting something that we live to regret!

Click here for more information about User Awareness Training.

 

 

Infotex Team

Intended Use:

The purpose of Vigilize is to respond to ISO’s complaints that users never read ISO’s “ongoing security awareness training reminders.”  Our tweets are designed to be copied into the subject line of your awareness reminder, with the language on these pages put into the body.  The goal is that the user will have to read the subject line to know to delete the message, and if they understand the subject line the reminder is communicated.  If not, they will go into the message and read the reminder.

Feel free to use Vigilize in your own Security Awareness Program.  Let us know if you have any ideas, suggested tweets, or ways to improve this FREE service.

Latest News
    A new way of helping people “read” new guidance… Look for more in the future! To save you time, we are proud to present “Adam Reads” . . . recorded versions of our Guidance Summaries! Below you can find an embedded player for the audio file. If you are having issues with that working, you […]
    Top 7 Trend Articles of 2022. . .  . . .For ISOs of Small Financial Institutions. Welcome to our annual T7 article:  a list of our favorite trend articles from the past year.  Our intent: help you organize your thoughts as you work through your strategic planning process.  We hope reviewing these articles will help […]
    PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BUSINESS NEWS Dateline: Dayton, IN, July 26, 2022 infotex is proud to announce a new convention sponsorship with the Bluegrass Community Bankers Association. Headquartered in Kentucky, BCBA protects the Kentucky community banking industry through legislative efforts at the State level and in coordination with the ICBA at the national level. […]
    Another awareness poster for YOUR customers (and users).  Now that we have our own employees aware, maybe it’s time to start posting content for our customers! Check out posters.infotex.com for the whole collection! Download the large versions here: Awareness Poster (Portrait) Awareness Poster (Landscape)   You are welcome to print out and distribute this around […]
    While we’re not a news service, we often use current events to comment on trends and our services. This blog is intended to get people thinking about topics and trends in Technology Risk Management, through our article reviews, as well as through original blog articles about current events and our MSSP services (such as our […]
    Today we present a special BONUS awareness poster for YOUR customers (and users).  This update to the April 2022 Awareness Poster takes some cues from the Dan’s New Leaf article: Why Local? Now that we have our own employees aware, maybe it’s time to start posting content for our customers! Check out posters.infotex.com for the […]
    Awareness is 9/11’s of the battle, if we use it! Another one of those Dan’s New Leaf Posts, meant to inspire thought about IT Governance . . . . One of my old college buddies hates banks.  He was turned down for a loan a long time ago and just can’t let go.  I actually […]
    PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SERVICE NEWS Dateline: Dayton, IN, June 22, 2022 We are proud to announce that infotex will now be supporting Endpoint Detection and Response (XDR/MDR)! We can manage/monitor solutions you already have or offer one as part of our service while still maintaining a segregated response posture. In recent years […]
    Over 85 percent of surveyed companies report having no  centralized monitoring of networked industrial devices… An article review. If you are involved in IT within your organization, you’re probably aware of the importance of being able to monitor relevant activity from your networked devices, especially if your organization is involved in healthcare, finance, or government.  […]
    Another awareness poster for YOUR customers (and users).  Now that we have our own employees aware, maybe it’s time to start posting content for our customers! Check out posters.infotex.com for the whole collection! Download the large versions here: Awareness Poster (Portrait) Awareness Poster (Landscape)   You are welcome to print out and distribute this around […]