According to Alen Finch from “the person of interest” that we are living in the era of information, no matter how much military resources you have, the side with more information will always win. So this world is highly prone to data theft. The data of a company is very valuable for their competitors and other enterprises as this data have all the essential information on which that company is prospering. This includes its employees, the complete business plan, mission, vision and goals, past projects, history, future plans, and information about clients, projects, deals and payment information etc. This critical information if a loss of stolen can put the company on the verge of destruction. Now, this is where IT companies came into play and provide the necessary protection to keep the data secured. It is always a good idea to take security measures as this will protect your data, so you will eventually save your time as well as money that you would have spent in recovering it. So, in short, it helps you in minimizing the cost of development and not to mention your precious time. Here are some security measures which we should keep in mind to avoid such incidence.
Always have a strong complex password to the system so that you can avoid any breach.
Always have a reliable official antivirus installed in the system to avoid any unwanted malware.
Always take backups regularly.
Always keep your system from connecting to any unknown gadgets to prevent it from getting into any internal hack.