This podcast discusses the surge in ransomware attacks, particularly in manufacturing and professional services. The hosts emphasize the importance of reporting on these attacks and the potential consequences they may have. They also discuss challenges associated with securing data while working remotely. In addition, they touch on the importance of properly disposing of network equipment before use to avoid compromising a network’s security. Companies can establish procedures for secure destruction and disposal of the digital equipment by following proper procedures when disposing of network equipment and wiping it clean before use.