The security of your data has never been more important. In a digital environment, the networks and applications used to conduct business must not only be reliable but also have strong systems in place to protect and secure your data. Without these, your business reputation and bottom line could be threatened.
Every business has vulnerabilities within their IT environment. Tests and assessments can detect and manage information system security, maintain data integrity and delivery, and reduce potential loss of critical information.
That’s why network and application security are so important.
What is Network and Application Security?
Network and application security refer to the tools, services and solutions put in place to protect the confidentiality and reliability of your networks and data. This also includes accessibility to all systems, software and hardware.
Security professionals look at a variety of items when reviewing the security of your network and applications. These include targeting a variety of potential threats, finding entrance points, stopping threats from spreading and controlling access across your organization’s IT environment.
There are a variety of security assessments that target specific network devices such as:
- Internal Vulnerability Assessment
- External Penetration Testing
- Social Engineering
- Wireless Security Assessment
- Web Application Vulnerability Testing
Getting Help With Your Network and Application Security
Ensuring you have the proper security protocols in place will not only help you run at peak performance, it will also help you mitigate risk and protect your organization. A trained security team can help you with penetration and vulnerability testing as well as assessing various applications and technology utilized by your organization.
Eide Bailly’s Cybersecurity & Risk Advisory team members are equipped to find and expose vulnerabilities in your system before they can be exploited. Our team leverages their expertise in technology consulting, computer forensics and enterprise risk management to deliver strategic and optimized solutions for your environment.