What is Cyber Security?

Cyber security is the set of security standards designed to protect computer networks and data from unauthorized access or cyber attack. Cyber attacks are a serious threat to business and government, both for the data and business continuity.

Some of the major cyber threats are

  • Cyber terrorism
  • Cyber warfare
  • Cyber espionage

Cyber attacks against companies and countries are becoming more frequent and widespread from cyber-criminals. They need to employ a wide variety of security technologies to improve systems security and prevent cyber breach.

Some of the elements of cyber security include:

  • Application security
  • Data/Information security
  • Software security
  • Hardware security
  • Network security
  • Disaster recovery