The less structure of a network that you have, the more at risk you are for fraud and data loss. Learn how to protect your employees and your business.
Wireless security is something that should be taken very seriously. The first goal for any hacker attempting to gain access to someone’s network is physical access – in traditional cable networks this would need to be established either by physically breaking in to the office or by trying to find a weak point and gain access via the Internet.
In most offices today WIFI is an expected standard if not a necessity. Whilst traditional desk based computer systems almost always run via cabled Ethernet links, many other devices that are common in the workplace such as smart phones and tablets run on wireless connections.
Is Cat6 cabling worth the money? What are the realistic benefits of spending more for Cat6 verus Cat5 cabling in your office? CAT6 is the shortened term for the latest standardized Ethernet cable which is also known as category 6. CAT6 is capable of carrying data packets and is most commonly used for Fast Ethernet and Gigabit Ethernet connections.