Sure there are sometimes if someone wants something bad enough and they are smart enough there is no stopping them. All that can be done is following some steps that help to not leave wide open holes to your data.
IT support may be essential in accomplishing some of these tasks, but others are easy and can be done by even the novice technology user.
The first advice most technology experts will give you is to make sure that all antivirus and malware software on your PC is up to date. Also, make sure that any other programs that ask you to update are regularly updated. Without updating these programs vulnerabilities are sometimes left open for hackers.
Next you will want to make sure that you are using anti-adware and spyware software on your PC. Using these types of software can help close gaps that hackers can use to enter your PC. These types of programs may require your IT Company to choose and implement them.
Another thing IT companies can do to help you prevent against hackers are to make sure that firewalls are in place on your network and are regularly updated. Firewalls are a great line of defense against hackers.
If you think your company needs to implement more protection against hackers, but are not sure what steps to take next please contact us. Don’t let your company become the next hacking statistic and take action today!