How to Stay Safe Online: Unraveling Cybersecurity Secrets in 5 Simple Slides 

Understanding Cybersecurity Terms 

Let's demystify some key terms in cybersecurity: Attack, Threat, Vulnerability, and Countermeasure.

What is an Attack? 

An attack is an unauthorized attempt to breach the security of a system or network. It can be launched by cybercriminals, hackers, or even insiders with malicious intent 

Understanding Threats 

A threat is any potential danger to the security of information or systems. It could be a person, an event, or a circumstance that has the potential to cause harm. 

Identifying Vulnerabilities 

A vulnerability is a weakness or flaw in a system's defenses that could be exploited by attackers. It could be in software, hardware, or even human behavior 

Implementing Countermeasures 

Countermeasures are actions or controls taken to mitigate or prevent attacks. They include security measures such as firewalls, encryption, regular software updates, and employee training.