Computer and Network Loss Control

Informational Memo

Published: June 24, 2021

Computer and Network Loss Control
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This content conveys general information. Do not use it as a substitute for legal advice. Any attorney general opinions cited are available from the League’s Research staff.

Learn about risks in storing and sharing city data on computers and portable devices. Find out how to protect the city from data breaches, virus contamination, malware, and more. Discusses risks and policies for social media such as Twitter, Facebook, by both employees and council members. How to protect against security risks like ransomware, other hacker attacks or data breaches. Find best practices in anti-virus protection, firewalls, encryption, and backup procedures.

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