IT Management Slideshow: Bad Tech Habits: 8 Things Employees Don't Want You to Know

By Don Reisinger  |  Posted 04-03-2012
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Computer Lock? What Lock?

Computer Lock? What Lock?

How many computer locks have you handed out to keep laptops from getting stolen from desks or tables? How many of your employees are actually using them? Too many employees see these locks as just another IT annoyance.
You work overtime making sure that your company's data and networks remain safe and secure. The ugly truth is that your users are probably the weakest link in your defenses. Whether driven by malfeasance or sheer frustration, it's not uncommon for your employees to circumvent or ignore the many safeguards and best practices you've put in place. Based on conversations with IT executives, a review of recent research, and our own observations of workplace behavior, we've compiled this list of the 8 most egregious tech behaviors you'll want to look out for.


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