15 Best Practices to Protect Your Website from Malware & Cyber-Hacking

As hackers grow faster, more numerous, and more effective, many companies are struggling to protect their websites from cyber-threats. The statistics don’t lie:

  • Over 360,000 new malicious files are detected every day
  • There were 1,188,728,338 known attacks on computers in 2017
  • Damage to businesses by cyber crime is expected to reach $6 trillion by 2021
  • Global spending on cyber security will likely exceed $1 trillion between 2017 and 2021

Website Security is Critical:

These staggering numbers clearly demonstrate why organizations must make website security a critical priority. Various types of cyber-attacks and malicious programs exist. It’s crucial that every IT department understands the following risks: viruses and worms, Trojan programs, suspicious packers, malicious tools, adware, malware, ransomware, denial of service, phishing, cross-site scripting (SQL injection), brute force password attack, and session hijacking.

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