Authored by a Symantec employee
Cyber security is the state or process of protecting and recovering networks, devices, and programs from any type of cyberattack.
Cyberattacks are an evolving danger to organizations, employees, and consumers. They may be designed to access or destroy sensitive data or extort money. They can, in effect, destroy businesses and damage people’s financial and personal lives.
What’s the best defense? A strong cyber security system has multiple layers of protection spread across computers, networks, and programs. But a strong cyber security system relies not only on cyber defense technology, but also on people making smart cyber defense choices.
The good news? You don’t need to be a cyber security specialist to understand and practice cyber defense tactics. This guide can help. You’ll learn more about cyber security and how to help defend yourself against cyber threats. It could help you recognize and avoid threats before they’re able to infiltrate your network or device.