Suffering a Data Breach Will Cost You Customers Who’ve Been Hacked, Too

There’s a strong connection between customer loyalty and data security, according to a recent report from Bank of America Merchant Services and Forrester. If your small business isn’t updating its data security tools and payment processing methods regularly, it could really cost you. Read about the new report by Bank of America Merchant Services and Forrester which […]

5 Ways To Improve Your Small Business Cybersecurity

Read Mike Kappel list five ways in which small and medium businesses can improve their cyber security on Forbes : Do you think your small business is at risk of being hacked? An overwhelming 87% of small business owners don’t think so. But, your business might be at risk more than you realize. About half of […]

Cyber threats against small businesses on the rise

Read Sean Lahman’s article about how cyber attacks against small and medium businesses on the rise on Democrat & Chronicle : The phone calls come in almost every day: local companies find out they’ve been the victim of a cyber attack, and they turn to the FBI for help. “Yesterday we had two calls about ransomware,” […]

Cyber security for SMEs: The three common misconceptions

Read David Jeffrey bust three common misconceptions about small and medium businesses cyber security on SME : No business, whatever its size, is immune from the growing threat of cyber crime, or criminal activity carried out by means of computers or through the internet. For many smaller businesses, however, cyber security competes with a variety […]

SMEs more vulnerable than ever to cyber attacks, survey shows

The biggest cyber threat to UK and US small businesses is employees’ weak passwords, as the frequency, intensity and cost of cyber attacks continue to rise, a study has revealed Read about the latest survey by Ponemon Institute which reveals that a majority of cyber attacks on small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) result from poor […]

5 Ways To Improve Your Small Business Cybersecurity

Read Mike Kappel list five ways in which small and medium businesses can improve on Forbes : Do you think your small business is at risk of being hacked? An overwhelming 87% of small business owners don’t think so. But, your business might be at risk more than you realize. About half of small businesses […]

Impact of Equifax data breach reaches small businesses

Read Gina Gallucci-White’s article about how Equifax data breach has affected small and medium businesses on The Daily Record : With top Equifax executives handing in their notices and an increasing number of lawsuits being filed every week, the fallout from the credit reporting agency’s data breach continues. Read her full article here.

Small businesses at increasing risk of cyber threats

In an auditorium at the Inn at Virginia Tech last month, small-business owners, professionals and technology experts shared horror stories. They weren’t tales of irate customers, unreliable vendors or poor employees, but of unseen villains that wreaked far more havoc on their businesses: cyber security threats. Read why small and medium businesses are at increasing […]

Better Business Bureau to give more cyber security help to small firms

One of the biggest problems Canada faces is getting small businesses to lower the risk of being victims of cyber attacks by toughening their processes and IT infrastructure. With limited budgets, small businesses are less likely than larger firms to hire experts to advise them on proper procedures and technology. Read the news about Better Business […]

Latest Small Business Trends Magazine Gives You the Facts on Cyber Security

By now, you know that your small business faces a real threat of being hacked. Hackers are targeting small businesses more and more because they believe they may be more vulnerable — generally. But even if hackers were able to penetrate your cyber defenses, what damage could they really do to your company? Download the cyber […]