December 20, 2013
CNC machine tool users typically love new technologies. That’s why most have embraced the digital world through computer networks, remote monitoring and reporting, mobile devices loaded with APPs, and online transmission of CAD drawings and other important data.
In fact, we’ve become so used to these devices that we sometimes forget how vulnerable they are to hackers and other cyberspace bad guys. Which means important financial data, intellectual property, Web sites and social media can be stolen or compromised. Fortunately there are a number of actions you can take to help protect your IT systems from these threats:
If doing the above actions seems like a hassle, think about how much time and expense it would take to recover from a serious security breach. Prevention is always cheaper than the cure.