Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to questions we frequently get.

What is cybersecurity?

Cybersecurity also called Information Technology Security is a practice of protecting and securing systems, applications, data, networks, and devices from cyber-attacks. These attacks are intended to be malicious and are aimed at gaining unauthorized access to systems and networks, theft of sensitive information, etc. to extort money or cause disruptions.

What are some typical types of cyber attacks?

A cyber attack is an action carried out by an individual, a group, or an organization with malicious intent to breach systems, networks, and/or devices to steal, destroy, hijack or modify data or information or cause disruption.

There are a variety of cyber attacks but the most common are:

  • Malware
  • Ransomware
  • Phishing
  • Man-in-the-Middle (MitM)
  • Denial-of-Service (DoS)
  • SQL injection

What are cybersecurity solutions?

Cybersecurity solutions are technologies and services that help safeguard businesses from cyberattacks that cause risks like business disruption, reputation damage, data theft, application downtime, etc.

What is autonomous cybersecurity?

Autonomous Cybersecurity is the application of the most advanced AI/ML technologies to automate cyber threat detection, response, and remediation enhancing cyber defense. Cyber threats are evolving at an unimaginable pace and autonomous cybersecurity is an effective way to handle these complex and increasingly sophisticated attacks.

What is a cybersecurity framework?

A cybersecurity framework is a compilation of industry standards and best practices that help companies to manage cybersecurity risks.

Some popular cybersecurity frameworks include,

  • NIST Cybersecurity Framwork
  • ISO 27001 Information Security Management and ISO 27002 Information Security Controls
  • SOC2