Why is cyber security important?

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Cyber crimes in this world have cost more than $2 trillion and is expected to reach $6 trillion by 2021. So it’s essential for us to protect our digital assets from cyber criminals, in our world cyber security is not optional it has become a necessity now.

It’s not just the big companies and organizations that get attacked but common people suffer everyday from phishing schemes, ransomware attacks, identity theft, data breaches, and financial losses.


The biggest advantage of cyber security is that it provides digital protection to your business. Some other advantages of cyber security are:

  • Increases Productivity- Cyber security eliminates the threats/viruses resulting in the increase of business potential.
  • Protects Your Customers- Cyber Security ensures that your business is secure from cyber threats and also helps protecting your customers.
  • Saves Your Asset- Suppose you hosted your business online i.e you have your own website, there is a possibility of a cyber breach(If your website gets
    infected) . So, ultimately this would cost you your business. But cyber security helps you overcome this disaster by saving your asset and guarding your website.

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