The following terms have a precise meaning within the context of cybersecurity and threat mitigation.

What Is LLDP?

The LLDP (Link Layer Discovery Protocol) is a layer two protocol that allows network devices…

Read More

What Is NVRAM?

NVRAM (non-volatile random-access memory) is a type of computer memory with low power consumption and…

Read More

What Is a Hub?

A hub is a networking device that connects multiple devices together. Hubs are typically used…

Read More

What Is BYOD?

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) is a policy that allows employees to bring their own…

Read More

What Is SCADA?

SCADA stands for Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition. It is an industrial control system that…

Read More

What Is BCP?

BCP is an acronym for “business continuity planning.” BCP is a process that helps organizations…

Read More

What Is a LAN?

A local area network (LAN) is a computer network that interconnects computers within a limited…

Read More

What Is a DMZ?

A DMZ is a network that exists between an organization’s internal network and the Internet….

Read More
1 2 3 4 5
"Amateurs hack systems, professionals hack people."
-- Bruce Schneier, a renown computer security professional