This is part of our High-Tech Online Magazine and our High-Tech Company Directory.
Nowadays most people are aware of cybersecurity risks and consequences. However, when we speak about cybersecurity it evolves many cyber risks and cybersecurity solutions.
As a computer engineer specializing in Cybersecurity and working with cybersecurity vendors for over 6 years, I have made a list of Cybersecurity Solutions:
Table of Contents
DDoS o DoS.
A distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) and DoS (Denial-of-service attack ). I wouldn’t like to define here what you can find on Wikipedia or thousand of webs by google or just in Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Denial-of-service_attack
This kind of solution is very relevant for Telcos, ISP (Internet Service Providers), MSPs (Managed Service Providers), NOC (Network Operation Center), SOC (Security Operation Centers), and big companies.
The most relevant vendors here are Arbor, Radware, Cloudflare, F5, Flowmon, A10 Networks, etc
Not all the vendors are able to mitigate and clean the traffic, sometimes is a sum of two in order to provide a full solution.
Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SCADA
The main targets are Industrial Environments and companies, such as car factories, Nuclear and Electric centrals.
The purpose is to prevent and monitor internal threats or attacks.
Video Conference Security.
Remote jobs and teams are getting more and more popular, thus the leak of information from video calls is also getting more popular. This kind of cybersecurity solution aims to keep confidential video calls.
Data Loss Prevention Software. These cybersecurity solutions are getting very popular in the last few years. It aims to prevent actively a data leak of information by securing the computer of the end-user.
DRM or IRM
Digital Right Management or Information Right Management. This is another type of cybersecurity solution getting more and more popular. It consists on protect information like documents or CRM Systems.
Cloud Access Security Broker. It aims to protect the cloud service risks, enforce security policies, and comply with regulations, even when cloud services are beyond their perimeter and out of their direct control.
You can prevent phishing, malware, or even ransomware with this type of Cyber Security solution. There are many solutions on the market targeting SMB markets and Enterprise customers.
This is the same case of the anti-virus, nowadays is a must of cybersecurity solutions but not enough for the current network environments. It aims to protect from external attacks on the internal network or prevent access from an internal network to an external network.
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/General_Data_Protection_Regulation
After the launching of this regulation law, it has become a must solution for every company operating in the European Union or with customers or confidential information of people in the European Union.
Usually, this is regulated by a lawyer, however, it exists software doing this and checking in order to be compliant with the GDPR.
In the past, anti-virus and firewalls were the most common cybersecurity solutions. Nowadays, is a must but for sure not enough to protect your company or computer.
10 additional types of Cybersecurity Solutions.
SIEMs (Security Information and Event Management), Mobile Security, PAM (Privileged Access Management), Phishing Attack and Prevention, UEBA (User and Entity Behavior Analytics), Internal Network Security Solutions, Web Application Security, Authentication Security, IoT Security and Backup and Disaster Recovery Solutions.