4 ESSENTIAL ELEMENTS OF NETWORK SECURITY

| December 14, 2018

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Cybercriminals, former employees, and some careless users can bring down any computer network security and compromise sensitive data within seconds. In fact, on October 11, 2018, the internet provider Pocket iNet left an AWS S3 server exposed. Upguard, a cyber-risk team, later reported that this incident left nearly 73 GB of downloadable data, including sensitive files, diagrams, pictures, and passwords vulnerable. This exposed data was called pinapp2. What Is Network Security? Network security is protecting the integrity and usability of network data, including both software and hardware technologies. Effective network security provides access to the network, targets and neutralizes a variety of threats, and prevents them from spreading.

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