My comments used by Computer Business Review (CBR) around cyber security basics: http://www.cbronline.com/news/cybersecurity/business/cyber-security-basics-how-to-protect-your-business-from-common-cyber-attacks-4883431
However, as Andrew Tang, Service director, Security at MTI Technology, says it also means malware protection at the entry and exit points of a network, such as perimeter firewalls, email gateways and web gateways.
"If there is a web presence, ensure the web application is secure," he says.
He recommends adopting the OWASP Top Ten, a series of guidelines for securing web applications.
Businesses should also ensure a robust patching plan is in place, so that vulnerabilities in software cannot be exploited."