As a small business with a tight budget, it might be tempting to overlook securing your IT operations. After all, why would cybercriminals target your business when there’s not much to steal? On the contrary, recent reports show that 47% of small businesses experienced a cyberattack in 2017, 44% of which suffered two to four attacks. It is exactly this complacent mindset that makes small companies attractive targets. To help keep your organization safe, here are some best practices from IT support experts.
With numerous high-profile data breaches making headlines, 2018 was a terrible year for the cybersecurity world, and things are about to get a whole lot worse. Always going for the path of least resistance and exploiting larger attack surfaces than ever before, hackers are finding new and innovative ways to steal confidential data.