Future of Cybersecurity- Is it really worth?

What is Cybersecurity?

Benefits of Cybersecurity

  • Protects businesses against cyber attacks and data breaches.
  • Business Continuity.
  • Protection of data and networks.
  • Prevents unauthorised user access.
  • Protects user data and user devices.
  • Improves recovery time after breach.
  • Malware- Malwares are the malicious softwares in which any file or program is used to target user systems. This includes viruses, trojans, worms.
  • Ransomware- Ransomware is another type of malware in which hacker locks the files on users system and asks for payments to unlock the files.
  • Social Engineering- Social Engineering uses human interaction to make user break the security procedures to gain access to sensitive information.
  • Phishing- Phising is a form of social engineering in which attackers send fraud emails and SMSs that resembles reputable or known sources.
  • Spear Phishing- Spear Phishing is a type of phishing in which specific user base is targeted.
  • Chief Information Security Officer(CISO)- CISO is the individual who implements the security program across the organization and oversees the IT security department’s operations.
  • Chief Security Officer(CSO)- CSO is the executive responsible for the physical and/or cybersecurity of a company.
  • Security engineers- They protect company assets from threats with a focus on quality control within the IT infrastructure.
  • Security architects- They are responsible for planning, analysing, designing, testing, maintaining and supporting an enterprise’s critical infrastructure.
  • Security analysts- They have several responsibilities that include planning security measures and controls, protecting digital files, and conducting both internal and external security audits.
  • Penetration testers- They are ethical hackers who test the security of systems, networks and applications, seeking vulnerabilities that could be exploited by malicious actors.
  • Threat hunters- They are threat analysts who aim to uncover vulnerabilities and attacks and mitigate them before they compromise a business.

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