Top 4 Security Threats to Disrupt Your Online Presence

In this digital era, businesses have incurred huge losses due to the sophistication of cyber-attacks and a growing number of security breaches. Maintaining pace with the threat landscape is a common pain point the cyber experts are facing. According to a survey, Data breaches exposed 4.1 billion records in the last six months. Website security continues to be a major concern with the rapid growth of businesses relying on IT infrastructure.

Top 4 Security Threats to Disrupt Your Online Presence

Let’s have a look at the security trends ready to disrupt your online presence:

  • The Rising Threat of Data Breach

Since the business data has enormous value in the black market, it remains the prime target of hackers. The increasing graph of data breaches has shaken the business world with website security turning out to be a major concern for businesses.  A data breach in your organization will incur a huge loss to your business with the loss of customer loyalty, revenue downfall, and negative brand reputation.

Threat of Data Breach

Regular security audits secure your online presence from a data breach. Vulnerability and compliance management will continuously monitor your IT assets to identify gaps and security misconfiguration in your physical and virtual environments. Allowing your security team to understand the security risks of the working environment will help you to proactively mitigate the data breach.

  • IoT Vulnerability

Over the years, we have seen mobiles being vulnerable to attacks. In the present scenario, with the increasing proliferation of the Internet of Things, organizations relying on IoT devices are even more at risk. They offer a plethora of potential vulnerabilities like insecure Wi-Fi networks, hard-coded credentials, and unencrypted data. A compromised router serves a platform to launch a massive number of attacks through IoT devices. The organizations automating their processes with the Internet of Things need to secure their web assets.

IoT Vulnerability

Encrypting the communication between the IoT devices will help you fight the vulnerabilities. To secure the web assets either block the incoming traffic to the IoT devices or make sure there are no open software ports that can be controlled by a hacker. A separate network connection and constant monitoring of IoT devices will reduce the risk of IoT vulnerabilities.

  • Intelligent Malware

With the technologies, cyber threats are no more carried out by human brains. Cybercriminals are using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to sneak into your confidential information. It is the reality of today that cybercriminals can create sophisticated malware with the help of AI.

Cybersecurity experts are finding it a bit challenging to deal with intelligent AI malware. According to a survey, 69% of experts believe AI is important to counter sophisticated cyber-attacks. Incorporating an AI-based security system will assist the experts in Cybersecurity by delivering analytical information generating alerts for a security lapse.

  • Leaky Clouds

The digital transformation has led to the rapid acceptance of cloud technology across the business world. The majority of the enterprises are leveraging cloud technology at least as a part of their IT solution to enhance business growth. However, the growing popularity of cloud technology is not hidden from cyber-criminals and the cloud-based threats are evolving day by day.

To deal with cloud-based threats, organizations should have real-time threat intelligence in place minimizing the attacks. Also, the encryption is the best method to prevent the intruder from spying on your confidential information. Website monitoring tools with the help of cutting-edge technologies assist cyber experts in the Cybersecurity war.

ESDS VTMScan – Scan the Hacker, Before You are Trapped!

ESDS VTMScan is a next-generation security scanner that detects and notifies the user of security lapse. This vulnerability scanning tool assists the experts to defend the website against sophisticated hackers. ESDS VTMScan monitors your website, so you don’t have to! VTMScan not only sets an alert of your security lapse but also proactively detects the security loopholes in your website. It is an automated scheduled scanning tool securing your web assets from the top 10 OWASP. Don’t fall prey to hacker’s trap with ESDS VTMScan!

Why Should You Choose ESDS VTMScan?

  • Generates timely alerts of security lapse
  • Web application vulnerability assessment
  • Content Change Monitoring to detect the website defacement attacks
  • VTMScan offers user-defined Automated scheduled scanning and threat prioritizing
  • VTMScan secures the web assets from top 10 OWASP
  • It protects the web assets against the Malware and phishing attempts
  • Proactive detection and corrective recommendation for top 10 OWASP threats
  • Operates over the network offering 24X7 in-depth monitoring of incidents
  • It delivers scanned with recommendations
  • Fully compatible with all content management systems (CMS) like WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, vBulletin

Wrap Up

The sophistication of cyber threats and the increasing graph of security breach has turned out to be a major concern. The cybercriminals and the security experts both are leveraging cutting-edge technologies. The security experts are defending the sophisticated security breaches with the help of advanced technology solutions.

ESDS VTMScan is the “Made in India” vulnerability scanning tool assisting the security experts to defend the web assets against the cybercrime.

Priyanka Chaudhari

 

One thought on “Top 4 Security Threats to Disrupt Your Online Presence

  1. Bella

    Thank you for sharing a wonderful article for us and I also going to share this blog with my friends.

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