Trustworthy IT security is like having strong locks and alarms for your digital stuff. It’s all about keeping your computer, data, and online activities safe from naughty people who might want to snoop, steal, or mess with your information. Just as you trust a good door lock to keep your home safe, trustworthy IT security keeps your computer safe. It’s like having a guardian that watches over your digital world, ensuring that your personal and business information stays protected from any potential digital intruders. So, in simple terms, it’s like a reliable security guard for your online life, making sure your data and privacy are well-protected.
When it comes to protecting your business, antivirus software is a bit of a no-brainer. It’s relatively easy to implement and we’ve got a pretty good idea of the best options out there. Installing a good bit of antivirus will keep internet browsing drama free.
Taking regular backups of your business data is a process that should happen seamlessly. Our partners – including Veeam and Microsoft 365 Backup – offer online and offline backup, which gives you peace of mind that your systems are safe around the clock.
As data and services have moved online, hackers have got to work, looking for weak spots in systems. Dark Web Monitoring keeps you one step ahead of the cyber criminals by scanning the dark web for leaked business data, ensuring systems can be locked down before information is compromised.
Firewalls are an essential part of any business computer network, they act as gatekeepers from incoming traffic, usually from the internet. So, if anything unfamiliar or suspect comes along, the firewall picks it up before it wreaks havoc in your IT systems.
From communications to complete CRM systems, large corporations and sole traders alike have taken to the cloud. With the shift away from the closed doors of the office and onto the internet, comes a need for greater security. Rather than being an afterthought, security now needs to be a central consideration.
It doesn’t matter how much time and money you spend on tip top security systems, if members of staff click on dodgy links or get tricked into revealing private information, hackers can get the upper hand. Which is why KnowBe4 staff training is integral to business security.