Prieur Leary’s expertise in the information technology (IT) sectors allows him to have a keen sense of the importance of keeping systems current, as a way to some of the most common cybersecurity threats. One key to doing business online comes with the knowledge that the biggest threats to any IT system can often internal and not always external, which can make internal training and controls at least as important as preventing outside hacking attacks. Ensuring authentication privileges and access are kept up to date, to prevent ex-employees from accessing systems after termination, for example, is of vital importance.
That is why Prieur Leary does everything possible to make sure all systems he is in charge of are as up-to-date and as safe as possible. His concerns about the security of IT systems reflects the current state of IT in the world. To have a future, security problems must be addressed successfully. If not, the attendant risks could endanger the current openness of the online world.