A Cyber Attack can happen in many different scenarios, whereby an unauthorized source, usually anonymous, breaks into your computer system attempting to steal, disable or corrupt information and data. Here are 6 reasons why cyber hacking happens which you can avoid to prevent falling victim to such malicious attacks.

6 Reasons Why Cyber Hacking Happens

  1. Lack of encryption software to safeguard information
  2. Sensitive accounts are accessed using public computers
  3. Clicking on suspicious attachments from emails
  4. Lack of two-step verification for email login
  5. Plugging in unauthorized devices
  6. Lack of automatic software updates to enhance security

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