Hacking these threats are real
Unfortuanately today there are more threats down to the PC level
than ever. This makes securing data paramount for any business.
information stored on your system including the cloud can be
accessed by a third unauthorised party who can onsell the
information to a competitor, thus putting your company at a
Windows or Router Firewalls
While these items will provide some level of security it will
not stop the dedicated Hacker. There are techniques which can be
sourced via the internet enabling Hackers to access your
BayCity uses and recommends WatchGuard and Checkpoint
Firewalls. These have proven over time to grately
reduce spam and intrusion into your network.
This is necessary defence to help prevent data loss or
stealing of confidential information.
BayCity recommendsTrend Micro anti-virus software.
This sofware when installed on existing systems has detected and
Trend Micro can update the signatures hourly
and do try to combat zero day viruses.
They can scan your emails externally to stop unwanted spam
and viruses entering your network.
How Does this Affect my Network
About ten years ago viruses were written by amateurs, were
fairly slow, easily detected and usually came from one
These days they are developed by professional criminals and are
much harder to detect and incredibly sneaky.
In the year 2000 there were approximately 10,000 new threats per
2015 there are 1 million plus per month or an unbelievable 1000
new threats per hour.
This higher threat will require an holistic approach to
securing your network.
We Can Help
At BayCity we can provide a free audit on your
network including PC's, Servers, routers and switches. This may
help you with decissions that can reduce your running costs of your
PC's and networks.