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COUNTER MEASURES AGAINST SECURITY THREATS

Today when, computer security rules the market, countermeasure is an action, device, procedure, or technique which is used to reduce a threat, vulnerability, or an attack by eliminating or preventing it, by minimizing the harm it can cause, or by discovering and reporting it so that corrective action can be taken. Countermeasures can also take the form of software, hardware and modes of behaviour. Software countermeasures include personal firewalls, application firewalls, anti-virus software, pop-up blockers, and Spyware detection/removal programs.

It minimizes the harm by discovering and reporting it, so that proper action is taken to rectify it. Threats tend to exploit the vulnerabilities of the resource which is harmful for the confidentiality, integrity or the available properties of resource (physical or logical) of the organization and others related to it. Hence, a countermeasure against the security threats plays a very crucial role for businesses. Nowadays our society has become more dependent on computers and networks; As a result, we are equally surrounded with threats such as leakage of personal information, computer viruses, unauthorized access from third party or other company etc. To address these variety of threats, effective security countermeasure has become a main concern for our customers. These types of threats are not only limited to servers, personal computers, or networks. Not only the computer and server need countermeasures but basic printers and multifunction products also need countermeasures.

IIHT is well known for delivering the best courses in the field of IT and IT enabled Services and they maintain the same standards when it comes to imparting knowledge in the field of hardware and networking. We assure to deliver the best standard of education and training in the field of networks and security.