the cybersecurity market
In his book entitled Cybersecurity Nicolas Arpagian attributes the creation of the cybernetic word to Norber Wiener, professor at MIT, who then designates the entire field of the theory of control and communication, both the machine and in the animal. The prefix cyber is gradually participating in the construction of new nouns relating to the information society in the making at the end of the 20th century. The cybersecurity therefore concerns the defensive and offensive uses of the information systems that irrigate our modern organizations. It takes into account both the technical means used for data exchange and the contents (information that circulates, is stored etc.)
The author defines the concept as follows "Cybersecurity includes both the protection and attack of computer equipment (the war for or against information), in order to monitor or take control of it, and the information available on the Internet (the war by information), with possible damage to reputation, theft of sensitive data, digital piracy and other slander campaigns. »
Cybersecurity is one of the most important "SMACS" which includes: social networks, data analysis, cloud computing and cybersecurity. The types of violations Cybersecurity is numerous: phishing, ransom software, infection with spyware, destruction or alteration of information, hacking of information, data theft, blocking or slowing down a site, hacking of personal data or even power and air conditioning failure in a computer room.
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