What is IT Data Security?Billy McKindley
We have created a series of articles to help educate people about IT, this is our first article ‘What Is IT Data Security’
What Is IT Data Security and Popular Techniques used.
Data security, is the act of stopping unauthorized intrusion, use, inspection, or destruction of information. It is a term that covers all forms of data, this may be electronic or physical. The primary purpose of data security is to maintain protection over the integrity and confidentiality and availability of data.
It is quite common for small and medium scale business owners to ask the importance of data security for their businesses. Often, they are not sure what benefits such a technical term can do for their business.
Data security is important for all business. Hackers do not care about the size of your operation, all they are looking for are vulnerabilities to be mischievous with. Unfortunately, any naivety on the part of SMB often makes them have poor security practices which leave them vulnerable to attack.