Even social media giant Facebook has been ordered to step up data protection as 29 million of its user’s passwords were exposed in 2018. Creating a strong and secure password is a critical step in protecting confidential data and networks. Your infrastructure can come under attack from cyber criminals at any time and passwords can provide the key to that kingdom for hackers.
The 2018 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) declares ransomware “the most prevalent variety of malware”.
With the number of cyber-attacks growing in prominence every day from the reputational ruin of organisations overnight to the manipulation of election results, the threat cybercrime presents to us all should not be undervalued.
What is a cybersecurity plan?
A cyber security plan is an organisation’s written guide to follow and improve its overall risk management and defences against the on-going threat of cybercrime - and some might say the most significant threat they face.
The key difference between vulnerability scanning and penetration testing concerns the focus of the security project.
In today’s modern connected world cyber security matters and is vital for protecting our crucial infrastructure. The threat of cyber-attacks is now a worldwide concern, as high-profile breaches create fear that cybercrime could endanger the global economy.
When combined cyber security and information security help provide organisations with a modern day approach to building a strong security posture. The two security practices also help develop the organisation’s security resilience.
Weak security is a major flaw of most web applications. Leaving the business environment highly susceptible to cybersecurity attacks every day. Insecure applications provide a gateway for criminals to pivot directly into an organisation’s corporate environment. So why are the organisations leaving themselves vulnerable through poor web security practice? Moreover, how can companies strengthen their cybersecurity to develop programs that deliver the best web application technology and not compromise the app's security?
A cyber security audit conducted by Nettitude will provide your organisation with a high-level appraisal of your cyber security posture. You will receive a personalised report containing actionable advice and a clear set of guidelines to remediate any security threat or weaknesses identified. The audit will focus on your people, process, technology and policy.
In today's cyber-obsessed world, you only have to scroll the web pages of your favourite online news agency to see that with a new day comes new reports of cyber attacks. From ransomware to phishing scams and state-sponsored attacks, it is clear that cybercrime is an increasing threat for all businesses and online users.
Topics: Cyber Security