What is Network Security?

Network Security is the protection of the access to files and directories in a computer network against hacking, misuse, and unauthorized changes to the system. Good network security can protect your home network and businesses from network threats such as viruses, spyware, adware, and identity theft. It also protects and secures shared data.

There are different types of Network security and here are some of those:

  • Application security
  • Antivirus and antimalware software
  • Email security
  • Firewalls
  • Mobile device security
  • Data recovery system
  • Web security
  • VPN
  • Wireless security

Network security threats are everywhere and always ready for an attack, we as the users should know what those threats that we should get familiarized with.

Most common network security threats:

  • Adware and spyware
  • Computer virus and worm
  • DOS and DDOS attack
  • Phishing
  • Trojan horse
  • Eavesdropping attack
  • Cross-site scripting attack

With all of these network security attacks, the best solution would be to partner with trusted I.T. professionals who can give your business a 24/7 monitoring system. Network security attacks not just harm your network equipment; it can be as worse as damaging and can cause loss of money in the business.

Contact the team at Jackson Technologies to learn more and get your quote now!!! Get in touch with us at [email protected] or (412) 853-3708 and let us help you bring your business systems up to speed–so you can focus on the future of your business!