Originally published on September 29, 2015Subscribe to Our Blog
Did you know that over 1.5 million cyber-attacks occur every year? In fact, the Insurance Information Institute found that in 2014, over $1.6 billion was stolen from 12.7 million internet users in the U.S.
Because of the virtually-connected world we live in today, cybercrime is a bigger risk now than ever before and a serious threat to anyone using the internet. But, what exactly is it?
Webopedia defines cybercrime as “any criminal act dealing with computers and networks.” This includes acts of hacking, phishing, or spamming online material. Cybercriminals can use computer technology to access personal data and business trade secrets. Cybercrime is also used as a tool to commit malicious acts, such as cyberbullying and other hate crimes.
Cybercrime can be separated into two categories:
Here’s four ways to help you make for a safer and more secured environment:
Would you feel safe if your doors were unlocked while you were sleeping or while you were away? Like the security of your home, protecting your cyberspace from invasive criminals is just as important. Choose the strongest line of defense with best-in-breed tools to protect your environment. Choose Centre Technologies. Contact us today.
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