Cyber security is a hot topic. As cyber threats continue to increase and become more sophisticated, protecting your systems and data has never been more vital. Even if you don’t know much about cyber security you have probably heard of firewalls and antivirus software – you might even have one or the other, but what’s the difference and do you need both? Let’s give you the lowdown so that you can better protect your business.
Let’s set the scene. It’s 2021, and much like 2020, the majority of the UK’s office-based workforce is working remotely. This dispersal of people and endpoints makes keeping track of and protecting logins to your IT hardware and cloud-based systems almost impossible without the help of a firewall.