The IT industry is known for having an abnormal amount of acronyms, and this is also the case in the realm of cybersecurity. We figured we would put together a quick guide of the acronyms you may see or hear to help translate some of the tech-talk. Note, it’s impossible for us to capture ALL of them, but here’s some of the most common IT security acronyms you will encounter in the context of cybersecurity:
We sometimes hear from our clients, “Oh we don’t need that level of security – we’re too small for anyone to care to hack in to our systems.” Well that’s simply not true.
– WAYNE CHOW | NUCLEUS NETWORKS
Cybersecurity services at Nucleus Networks
In January 2022, we launched a unit dedicated to all things cybersecurity. While we’ve always provided Managed IT Security Services to our clients, we recognized that we needed to grow our cybersecurity offerings. Led by Wayne Chow, longtime technology consultant at Nucleus, key cybersecurity services include:
- Enhanced Managed IT Security Services
- Cybersecurity Assessments
- Virtual Chief Information Security Officer (vCISO) engagements
- Managed Vulnerability Services (MVS)
Are you protected from all angles? Our multi-layered approach will secure your network from malicious threats and data theft. If you’ve heard or seen an acronym not on this list, or would like more information on any of the terms above, reach out!