The teams protected by IT Security have an incident response plan as one of the many tools in risk management to control situations.
IT Security prevents malicious threats and potential security breaches that can have a negative impact on your organization, protecting access to authorized users, as well as the updating of confidential information.
Used to prevent unauthorized or malicious users from entering your network. Ensures that usability, reliability and integrity are not compromised. This type of security is necessary to prevent a hacker from accessing data within the network. It also prevents them from negatively affecting your users’ ability to access or use the network.
Protection over information sent and received in browsers, as well as network security involving web-based applications. Designed to monitor incoming Internet traffic for malware and unwanted traffic. This protection can come in the form of firewalls, anti-malware, and anti-spyware.
Protection at the device level, such as cell phones, tablets, laptops and desktop computers. Prevents your devices from accessing malicious networks that can be a threat to your organization.
Ensures the use of software as a service (SaaS) applications and the public cloud. Mostly a Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB), Secure Internet Gateway (SIG), and cloud-based Unified Threat Management (UTM) are used.
Applications are specifically encoded at the time of creation to make them as secure as possible, protecting against attacks. Evaluation of the application code, identifying vulnerabilities that may exist within the software.