Vulnerable security infrastructure: how to protect your business
Small business owners and managers often struggle to find the time and resources to address their security infrastructure. Some of the top challenges facing small businesses today include having a lack of access to information, insufficient people with the required skills, unclear responsibilities for security, and a lack of budget.
Small businesses are appealing targets for hackers because they have valuable information and often lack the security infrastructure of larger companies.
Neural Guard is a dynamic technology company constantly developing Artificial Intelligence-based auto-detection solutions for the security screening market.
Vulnerable infrastructure is a term used to refer to the number of different areas in which modern society is dependent on technology. These include the internet, transportation systems, electricity grids, and more.
How to protect your business from cyberattacks
The increasing number of cyberattacks and the need for protection have shifted focus from technical security to business cybersecurity. With this shift, many small businesses are lagging behind on the issue of vulnerability management and prevention. This is because it can be difficult for a company with a limited budget to find out precisely what they need to protect their infrastructure from the latest threats. This study will provide insights into what small businesses can do to ensure they have a secure infrastructure that is best equipped for today’s cyber threats.
A cybersecurity risk assessment may help you discover areas where your company is susceptible and develop a plan of action. This should include user training, advice on safeguarding email platforms, and assistance in protecting your company’s data assets.
To stay ahead of the competition, organisations must proactively seek ways to identify and mitigate cyber vulnerabilities, leading to significant consequences.
There are a few ways organisations can protect themselves from cyber threats:
- Identify, analyse and mitigate risks
- Educate employees on best practices for security
Threats to vulnerable infrastructure
Critical Infrastructure vulnerabilities and threats have long been recognised as potential concerns. Both governmental and commercial organisations are responsible for protecting the public from possible cyberattacks, whether a nuclear power plant outage or an exposed electrical infrastructure. Here are some critical infrastructure security risks and threats every company should know.
DDoS attacks have the potential to bring a company’s Public Cloud Infrastructure to a halt and the availability of critical infrastructure in the cloud. This type of malicious assault may cripple any business by slowing down systems or stalling out requests while using many computing resources.
- Network segmentation – is a software tool that helps businesses address customer segments. The internet is constantly changing, with new threats emerging every day. It is crucial that companies are able to protect their systems from cyber-attacks. This can be accomplished by implementing specific measures to safeguard their network segmentation system.
- Web Application Attacks – are software-based attacks that exploit vulnerabilities in web applications. They can be used in numerous ways, such as accessing users’ private information, stealing user credentials and financial data, spreading malware and DDoS attacks.
How AI is revolutionising security in cyber warfare today
Today, cyber warfare is a multi-faceted and highly dynamic field. AI can potentially impact this field in many ways, one of which is by increasing our security and awareness levels.
Artificial intelligence and machine learning continue to play a vital role in securing the digital world. It is also becoming an increasingly important tool for cyber security professionals everywhere.
While AI might not be able to match human intelligence in every aspect, it can help us better understand events like DDoS attacks and other cyber threats by collecting data from systems such as sensors installed on public networks or other online services such as Twitter or YouTube, which can then be used for prevention purposes.
Eyefox – the solution for threat detection
EyeFox is a revolutionary AI-based system that delivers automated, immediate threat detection at high-accuracy levels for X-ray security screening operators.
EyeFox provides unrelenting and focused analysis, rapidly distinguishing threats from other items in real-time. This minimises close contact with bag contents and people, increasing efficiency and throughput.