In this blog post, we discuss some of the basic terminologies of computer security. We plan on posting a computer security terminology blog post once a month.
This software is designed to detect and block attacks from malware (malicious software). Malware is a program that causes damage to devices on a network such as computers. Viruses, worms, zombies, Trojans and Spybots are types of malware. Some operating systems have built-in antivirus software, Corp Networking uses ESET’s award-winning cloud-powered antivirus software.
This is a type of software that blocks unexpected connections coming into the network. You will find most operating systems such as Windows, Mac, Android and Linux use a firewall.
If a business has staff using devices such as computers on the same network, to help keep the business secure you can control the level of access people have to the network. This includes which users are able to download software or make system changes.
Why Is Network Security Important?
Network security is vital for businesses. Cyber threats can cause a decrease in productivity, loss in data, damage customer reputation and customer trust which could cause a loss in revenue. Don’t leave your business vulnerable to cyber-attack! Corp Networking offers competitive and reliable computer security for clients in Wirral, Liverpool, Chester, Cheshire and North Wales. We provide:
- Cybersecurity assessments
- Antivirus, Spam and Malware software solutions
- Network access control
- Managed firewalls
- Secure logins and passwords
- Remote network monitoring
Get In Touch
Don’t hesitate to get in touch with any questions you may have about our cyber, network and computer security services. Contact us by calling a member of our team on 0151 334 2543. Alternatively, you can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and a member of our team will get back to you as soon as possible.