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Hacking fears take small businesses offline

more information on sonyhack from leading cyber security expertsSource: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans After Ken Taylor’s personal computer was hacked he is concerned about the impact hacking would have on his restaurant Templestowe Living Room. “I went into a website which was a bogus site and it basically took a hold of my computer,” Taylor says. “I got a […] View full post on AmIHackerProof.com | Can You Be Hacked?

10 Phishing Examples in 2017 that Targeted Small Business

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Did you know 60 percent of small businesses that have been hacked go out of business within six months of the cyber-attack? With phishing scams on the rise, businesses need to be aware of the various attacks in circulation and how to be prepared if they fall victim to a…

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Cybersecurity Tips for Small and Medium-sized Businesses

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

When it comes to ransomware, big businesses get all the attention in the press, which might lead one to think that this kind of cyberattack only targets companies with a big name. But this is far from the truth. On a global level, 43% of attacks are aimed at small…

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Small and medium-sized businesses are not investing in cyber protection despite spate of attacks

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Small and medium-sized businesses are not earmarking significant amounts of cash to bolster their cyber-security defences, despite almost one-sixth of all companies suffering an attack within the last year. According to data compiled by insurance company Zurich, 875,000 SMEs across the UK have been affected by a cyber-attack over the…

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Protect Your Small Business with These Cyber Security Pro Tips

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans

Small and mid-sized businesses are targeted by cyber-criminals more often than ever before. That is because automation makes it easy to attack them by the thousands, and many of them are easy targets because they don’t put up a good fight. It’s time to improve the defense. Does the size…

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Is your small business prepared for a cyber security attack or data breach?

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Is your small business prepared for a cyber security attack or data breach?

When data breaches make headlines, the victims are usually large companies. But there is increasing evidence that small businesses are at even greater risk for cyberattacks that put the business and its customer and employees at risk: 62% of data …

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4 Cybersecurity Best Practices to Bolster Small Business Defenses

more information on sonyhack from leading cyber security expertsSource: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans As cybervillains intensify efforts to crack into your networks and devices, here’s how to keep your data safe. Through its exercise videos and nutritional shakes and supplements, Beachbody helps people get buff, lose weight and live healthier lives. In fact, … The post 4 Cybersecurity Best […] View full post on AmIHackerProof.com | Can You Be Hacked?

Lessons Small Businesses Can Learn from the Global WannaCrypt Ransomware Hack

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Lessons Small Businesses Can Learn from the Global WannaCrypt Ransomware Hack

What can small businesses — especially those operating on the web — learn from the latest ransomware attacks. Recently, hackers dispatched ransomware called WannaCrypt. When it was opened on computers, it locked users from accessing necessary data. The only way to unlock the hack was to pay a ransom via Bitcoin. More than 200,000 computers in 150 countries were affected …

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3 Cybersecurity Tech Solutions That Can Help Keep Your Small Business Secure

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3 Cybersecurity Tech Solutions That Can Help Keep Your Small Business Secure

Cybersecurity should be one of the most important focuses of your small business on a daily basis. If you have any sort of online presence within your organization, then you have the risk of being attacked through a myriad of possible security loopholes. Small, local businesses are also just as much at risk of cyberattacks as the big guys, especially …

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Small business most vulnerable to cyber attack

more information on sonyhack from leading cyber security expertsSource: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The global ransomware attack has exposed fears Australian small business is most vulnerable to online scams and hacking, with the Turnbull government and key lobby groups urging owners to beef up their cyber security. While Australian businesses seemed to largely avoid the chaos, both the government […] View full post on AmIHackerProof.com | Can You Be Hacked?