An Information Technology (IT) Security Policy identifies the rules and procedures for all individuals accessing and using an organization’s IT assets and resources.
A security operations center (SOC) is a facility that houses an information security team responsible for monitoring and analyzing an organization’s security posture on an ongoing basis.
The chief information security officer (CISO) is the executive responsible for an organization’s information and data security.
An incident response plan aims to reduce this damage and recover as quickly as possible. Investigation is also a key component in order to learn from the attack and better prepare for the future.
An intrusion prevention system (IPS) provides policies and rules for network traffic to alert a network administrator to suspicious traffic.
Vulnerabilities are the gates through which threats enter the enterprise. The more applications a company deploys, the more vulnerabilities it creates for itself.
Most companies’ cybersecurity strategy is reactive – triage to contain damage. The new way forward is to ensure cyber wellness, which is a proactive stance to prevent and respond to attacks.
Cybersecurity is the practice of defending computers, servers, mobile devices, electronic and operational systems, networks and data from cyber attacks.
A hacker is an unauthorized user who breaks into computer systems to steal, change or destroy information, often by installing dangerous malware without the knowledge or consent of the device’s rightful owner or user.
The goal of computer forensics is to perform a structured investigation while maintaining a documented chain of evidence to find out exactly what happened on a computing device and who was responsible for it.