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In these reports, Symantec highlights security threats and trends and then tells you how to fix and prevent them. My list of the 10 best practices is based loosely on their 14 or so security recommendations.
I do, however, deviate from their list on items that are either too obvious or just don't work in practical terms.
That changed when more and more programmers became acquainted with computer virus programming and created viruses that manipulated or even destroyed data on infected computers.
Updates to counter these attacks are then automatically retrieved by your Barracuda Spam Firewall, thus relieving you of this task.Any employee device harboring a virus could spread their own infection throughout the local network.Similarly, a guest connecting to your home network in similar circumstances could see your own devices infected.The significant increase in personal devices such as smartphones, tablets, and laptops has created a vulnerability in network security somewhat outside the traditional control of antivirus software.Many businesses operate Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) schemes in the workplace, allowing their employees to bring personal devices into the business environment.