What is website security?
You’ve launched your website and done all you can to ensure its success, but you may have overlooked a critical component: website security. Cyberattacks cause costly clean-up, damage your reputation, and discourage visitors from coming back. Fortunately, you can prevent it all with effective website security. We’ll discuss the basics of website security and what solutions will help ensure your website isn’t taken down by a cyberattack.
Why is cybersecurity important?
As technology changes, it becomes increasingly challenging for businesses of all types to keep their personal and customer’s information on the web secure.
Web security is important to keeping hackers and cyber-thieves from accessing sensitive information. Without a proactive security strategy, businesses risk the spread and escalation of malware, attacks on other websites, networks, and other IT infrastructures. If a hacker is successful, attacks can spread from computer to computer, making it difficult to find the origin.
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These attacks can slow or crash your site entirely, making it inaccessible to visitors.
Short for “malicious software,” malware is a very common threat used to steal sensitive customer data, distribute spam, allow cybercriminals to access your site, and more.
Your site may be removed from search engine results and flagged with a warning that turns visitors away if search engines find malware.
Cybercriminals can access a site and data stored on it by exploiting weak areas in a site, like an outdated plugin.
This attack replaces your website’s content with a cybercriminal’s malicious content.
Antivirus/anti-malware solutions scan computer systems for known threats. Modern solutions are even able to detect previously unknown threats based on their behavior.
Web Security is a general concept that inculdes many subwebs of how one can surf the Internet safely to view certain websites without encountering malware in vicious forms, such as McAfee or Norton AntiVirus.
- Protects the user's computer from viruses
- Easily navigable to which websites are contained with malware
- Easy to renew after the subscription is expired
- Real inspection of malware codes prevents worms from infecting computer
- Can be shared through communication channels
With cyber attacks becoming more frequent and targeted, implementing a robust cyber security strategy is vital. To find out more about our extensive range of products and services and how we can help you improve your cyber security, speak to one of our experts today.