The world today is purely driven by modern technology and gadgets. As much as our life is turning digital, it is exposed to cybercrimes. Cybercrime poses a massive threat to individuals, organizations, and institutions.
Cybersecurity is the protection of Internet-connected systems, including hardware, software, and data from cyber-attacks. It is made up of two words one is cyber and the other is security. Cyber is related to the technology which contains systems, network and programs or data. Whereas security related to the protection which includes systems security, network security and application, and information security.
It is the body of technologies, processes, and practices designed to protect networks, devices, programs, and data from attack, theft, damage, modification or unauthorized access. It may also be referred to as information technology security.