Cyber security refers to the protection of devices, processes, infrastructure and assets of the organization from cyber-attacks, data theft, breaches, unauthorized access, etc.
I’s also known as information technology security or electronic information security. The term applies in a variety of contexts, from business to mobile computing, and can be divided into a few common categories.
This is used to prevent and protect websites & applications from cybersecurity risks on the internet.
Holistic website & applications security programs will cover the website’s database, applications, source codes and files. There has a steady rise in the number of data breaches on websites in the past few years resulting in identity thefts, downtime, financial losses, loss of reputation and brand image, etc.
The main reason for this has been the misconception among website owners that their website is protected by website hosting provider. Thus, leaving them vulnerable to cyber-attacks.
This refers to the protection of information and data from theft, unauthorized access, breaches, etc. in order to uphold user privacy and prevent identity theft.
This involves planning and strategizing to enable organizations to recover from cyber security / IT disasters.
This includes risk assessment, analysis, prioritizing and establish disaster response and recovery mechanisms in place.
This enables organizations to recover faster from disasters and minimize losses.
This constitutes monitoring and preventing authorized access and exploitation of internal networks of an organization. By leveraging both hardware and software technologies, network security ensures that internal networks are safe, reliable and usable.
End-user security addresses the most unpredictable cyber-security factor: people. Anyone can accidentally introduce a virus to an otherwise secure system by failing to follow good security practices.
Teaching users to delete suspicious email attachments, not plug in unidentified USB drives, and various other important lessons is vital for the security of any organization