Found 168 Articles for System Security

Areas to Focus While Upskilling Enterprise Cyber Security

Uday Mitra
Updated on 26-Dec-2022 15:57:15
Companies are becoming more optimistic about their ability to translate increased IT productivity into tangible cost reductions as they modernize their internal information technology (IT) infrastructures by incorporating game-changing new technologies and industry-standard best practices. It is because these technologies are becoming more accessible and affordable. It is because firms are developing increased confidence in fulfilling these obligations. It is due to the technologies mentioned above being less prohibitively costly and more easily accessible in the present day and age. The IT organization's future looks brighter than ever for several reasons, some of which include enhanced service quality, big data, ... Read More

How Cyber Security Course helps in Upgrading your IT Career?

Uday Mitra
Updated on 05-May-2023 10:20:39
As the modern world increasingly relies on the Internet and portable computers to carry out its day-to-day activities, security becomes increasingly important. As a result, there will be an increased demand for cybersecurity engineers. Cybersecurity is an interesting information technology subject, particularly for people who get a kick out of solving challenging problems. We will discuss the many reasons why a career in Cybersecurity is not only an excellent but also a lucrative choice, as well as the many reasons why the business is replete with opportunities. Role of a Cyber Security Engineer? An engineer's responsibilities may include creating hardware, ... Read More

Introduction to IT Governance and its Significance

Uday Mitra
Updated on 05-May-2023 10:19:44
Simply put, "corporate governance" describes the rules by which a company operates. The phrase "corporate governance" describes the framework of rules and procedures that guide a company's leadership in making critical strategic choices. Guidelines are laid for how a firm should be led or managed to maximize long-term value creation for all parties involved. In this context, all parties involved, from the board of directors and management to shareholders and consumers to employees and the general public, would be considered stakeholders. Therefore, the company's management acts as a trustee for all the other shareholders. Information Technology Governance However, IT governance ... Read More

Network Perimeter Security Design

Uday Mitra
Updated on 05-May-2023 10:18:57
In the past, experts have discussed various subjects related to security, such as virtual private networks (VPNs), firewalls, security rules, and security awareness. Among the other topics, we also discussed security awareness. In addition, we also covered the defense-in-depth strategy of layered security in the discussion. In the following part, we will study how you should build these components in planning a secure network perimeter for a made-up online business. It will take place in the context of the following: The main focus of perimeter security is the protection of networks, which includes the safeguarding of servers, workstations, and databases, ... Read More

Top-Notch Information Security Certification

Uday Mitra
Updated on 24-May-2023 16:21:30
It takes both experience and certification to succeed in an IT security career. With the growing importance of information security, many companies now use security certifications as a prerequisite for employment. Of course, you can bootstrap your way into IT security, as everyone has to begin somewhere (as we wrote about recently). However, if you've decided to pursue a career in information security, there are a plethora of certifications from which to choose. Some certifications can be breezed through. Some people are notoriously challenging. As a group, we understand that there is a spectrum of exam challenges. The amount of ... Read More

Best Practices for Managing the Security Function

Uday Mitra
Updated on 26-Dec-2022 15:36:15
Insider threats and dangers are on the rise, and firms need to be prepared for them alongside their defenses against external attacks. A double hit like that might have devastating results and can be fatal for a small company. The average cost of a cyber incident to a company is $200, 000, according to statistics, implying that some businesses could go bankrupt within six months if they experience even a moderate amount of cyber activity. To assist you in strengthening your company's cyber defense and stopping breaches, we've compiled a list of eight recommended practices for managing network security. 1. ... Read More

Security Policies and their Types - CISSP Certification

Uday Mitra
Updated on 26-Dec-2022 15:33:37
An organization's executive management or policy board must set security policies that define the place and value of security inside the organization. These rules must identify the organization's security goal and commercial objectives. The terms utilized are not complicated by technical jargon and are easy to read. It is also essential that the rules be easy to understand. In addition, these regulations need to be forward-thinking and assessed and amended if significant changes occur within the company. Only a few of the eight domains need to focus on for CISSP exam questions. The focus must be on Risk and Security ... Read More

Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) Certification

Uday Mitra
Updated on 05-May-2023 10:25:12
CISSP credential is managed by the International Information Systems Security Credential Consortium, also known as (ISC)2. The CISSP credential is a vendor-neutral standard that is recognized all over the world. This credential attests to the holder's technical knowledge and practical expertise in establishing and managing security programs. IT security professionals hold this credential. Employers are continually looking for people who have passed the CISSP exam because this credential is known as one of the best in this field of information technology. It is because individuals who have achieved the CISSP credential have demonstrated an academic understanding of cybersecurity, practical experience, ... Read More

Cybersecurity Talent Shortage - Challenges and Opportunities

Uday Mitra
Updated on 05-May-2023 10:24:32
Nearly every part of our life now involves some sort of usage of a database that is part of a larger network, and we don't even realize it. Now more than ever, the internet has become an integral part of our daily lives, from booking flights and doctor's appointments to sharing images of our kids and applying for credit to doing genealogical studies and even online dating. Every time we sign in, we're greeted like long-lost friends. All of that data is kept someplace, and it's all susceptible to attack. This includes all of the information a hacker needs to ... Read More

Preventing Equifax-Style Hacks

Uday Mitra
Updated on 26-Dec-2022 15:18:18
The recent settlement with Equifax over a data breach has brought cybersecurity back into the national conversation. People are angry and making accusations, but how can companies stop this from happening again? The answer is a little less newsworthy: Everything is in the code. Before it's too late, organizations can take different steps to deal with technical debt. When organizations don't keep their applications up to date with the latest patch or point level, this is called "technical debt." This leaves organizations open to what are called CVEs, or common vulnerabilities and exposures. 2 different scary things happened IN 2017 ... Read More