Common Network Security Threats

Security is an important part of any company. As time passes, it’s easy to become lax on security measures.

You don’t know the importance of proper network security until your company is victim of an attack.

So what security threats does your company face? Some of the most common threats include:

Malware
Viruses
Spyware
Adware
Trojan horses
Worms
Phishing
Spear phishing
Wi-Fi attacks
Denial of service (DOS) attacks
With so many network security threats, knowing how to protect your company is vital.

The CCNP Security professional offers operational support identity and network access control. They will identify and troubleshoot the Cisco network security appliances and the Cisco IOS Software devices that comprise your network’s security. The professional configures Cisco perimeter edge security solutions with the help of Cisco switches, Cisco routers, and Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) firewalls. The Certified Expert is responsible for executing and managing the security of the Cisco switches, Cisco routers, and Cisco ASA firewalls.