Capterra IT Management Blog
by Alec Sears
How’s your cybersecurity these days?
If you’re like most small businesses, it’s probably not that great.
In fact, recent statistics show that fewer than one-fifth of small businesses report their cybersecurity as highly effective. That’s a problem, given that over half of respondents say their small business has undergone a cyberattack or a data breach in the past year.
Dealing with the consequences of a cyberattack can lead to expensive damage control, lost revenue, and even the end of your business.
It’s vital that your business protect itself. And with newer threats, such as ransomware, creating problems for small businesses, now is the perfect time to make sure your security protocols are up to date. As hackers evolve, so must your business.
But in the ever-changing world of technology, it can be hard to figure out which steps you should take to protect your business against cyber criminals.
We spoke with several cybersecurity experts to get their take on four things you should do to improve your cybersecurity. And, we’re including a quick and easy checklist, so you can make sure you don’t forget any of these valuable tips.