Recent surveys found that “57% of SMBs believe they won’t be targeted by online criminals” but small businesses are “three times more likely to be targeted by cybercriminals than larger companies.” Don’t let a cybercriminal bring down the business you’ve built. Even if you’re short on time, money or resources, there are still many ways to effectively secure your business. The most important thing is to just get started.
In honor of Small Business Month, we’ll cover the basic steps you need to take to secure your business, educate your employees, and protect your customers.
Lisa Plaggemier, Executive Director, National Cybersecurity Alliance
Rick Lichtenfels, Cyber Hygiene Section Chief, CISA
William Malik, VP, Infrastructure Strategies, Trend Micro