Networks

Network Security Measures

 
Firewalls

Firewalls are hardware, software or a router that monitors the incoming and outgoing data packets of a network and rejects any unauthorised data packets.

Passwords

Passwords are a combination of characters, often associated with a username, used to unlock certain computer resources.

Physical Security Measures
  • Locked Servers - Servers should be stored in cages and locked to prevent unauthorised access

  • Video Surveillance 

  • Restricted access to server rooms - this can be done through keycards or biometric security

  • Locking doors after use