Cyber security and small and medium-sized companies

The cybersecurity threat continues to worsen. In the first half of 2018, the number of cyber breaches soared over 140% from a year earlier, leading to 33 billion compromised data records worldwide, reports Gemalto, an international data security company.

Small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are increasingly targeted and many are realising that they are viewed as attractive a target as the larger companies. Cisco’s 2018 SMB Cybersecurity Report found that 53% of mid-market companies in 26 countries experienced a breach.

Read more about the growing cyber threat for SMBs and learn how small companies can protect themselves in 2019, on Information Age.