Cyber threats are becoming more dangerous and frequent, especially in a world of improving technology. You have probably heard of the terms “data breaches”, “malicious software”, “viruses”, etc often, but do you really know what they are? What they can do and how to prevent yourself from encountering these horrible outcomes? First let’s start with the basics:
What is Cybersecurity?
Just as the name suggests, it is your protection in the cyberworld in terms of computers, networks, programs and even data from malicious activity such as: data damage, stolen data, etc. In order to achieve this, endpoint devices, networks and the cloud need to be protected.
What are the risks if Cybersecurity is not implemented?
So, what exactly are you preventing from happening by investing in cybersecurity? This can range from simple computer viruses to more serious, life threatening issues such as electrical blackouts, breaches of national security, identity theft, etc.
Types of Cybersecurity threats
What are the minimum cybersecurity requirements for your business?