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What is the difference between Cyber Security and Network Security?

Asked by B. Wright, Last updated: Aug 08, 2020

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G. Horace

G. Horace, Content Developer, Chicago

Answered Sep 05, 2019

What a lot of people do not realize is that these two are subsets of each other but they are not completely the same. Cybersecurity will make sure that different internet-connected systems will be safe from the potential attacks that are going to occur. Network security is more focused on making sure that hacking will not take place. They protect the network from being infiltrated by potential hackers that may get into the system.

What a lot of people do not realize is that these two are subsets of each other but they are not
In order to provide the right cybersecurity, you need to make sure that you will keep all of your apps and website up-to-date. Network security will require passwords to be changed from time to time. Passwords should also be more complicated so that they will be harder to access.

 

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W. Kaye, Ex-Marine, Post Graduate, Chapel Hill

Answered Aug 22, 2019

A network consists of two or more interconnected computers that share devices and information. They may access a more massive computer which contains all of the company's data. Cybersecurity involves technologies and processes to protect computers, networks, programs, and data from being broken into or hacked. These unspecified attacks may invade systems of businesses, government, and financial institutions.

A network consists of two or more interconnected computers that share devices and information. They
Network security involves keeping data and equipment secure, whereas Cybersecurity protects the Internet connection and beyond. Cybersecurity may be divided into four tasks. These include Network Protection, End User Education, Information Security, and Application Security. Those in charge of Cybersecurity develop software to protect these networks.

 

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