Three IT Security Measures for Keeping Your Network Safe
In today’s world, keeping your network safe, regardless of which industry you are in, is especially important. But with so many different technologies, software packages, and systems, how can you ensure safety and security?
Keeping Your Network Safe in a Digital World
Small and medium-sized businesses are the most likely targets for network hackers. They may not have as many security features as large corporations. Because of this, hackers frequently target and are able to steal information from these businesses. However, there are steps to can take to ensure your company’s sensitive information stays secure. Read on to learn more:
Key Measures to Take
- Frist, a simple way to ensure a safe network is to change passwords frequently. Make sure that employees have individual and unique passwords, and that they change them regularly.
- Second, educate your employees about digital security. This is essential to maintaining it. Software hackers are becoming savvier, and viruses can commonly be hidden in what seems like harmless emails. Make sure your employees know what signs to look for and what not to do with any suspicious messages. For example, at ComTec we create fully mature security awareness training programs with our partner, KnowBe4.
- Third, one of the best ways to stay secure is to stay up-to-date with all security patches and software updates. Old systems are more vulnerable to viruses or infiltration, so you certainly need to ensure that all of your software systems are updated regularly.
How ComTec Can Help
Furthermore, it’s important to have a security partner, not just a provider. That’s how ComTec can help – providing 24/7 performance monitoring of all critical network devices, routine security updates and preventative maintenance. ComTec works as your IT team so that you are confident in the security of your network. This way, you can focus on your core business.
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