Small Business Cybersecurity Toolkit- Part 2 of 2

Small Business Cybersecurity Toolkit- Part 2 of 2

Cybersecurity is one of the top considerations and should be considered part of the cost of doing business. Small companies are often left out with little or no information, abilities, or resources to protect their investments. Implementing best cybersecurity practices can be a challenge for most small companies, however, organizing system-wide actions can save time, money, and a company’s reputation against cyberattacks. Creating a cyber readiness culture means that everyone
Small Business Cybersecurity Toolkit- Part 1 of 2

Small Business Cybersecurity Toolkit- Part 1 of 2

Cybersecurity is one of the top considerations and should be considered part of the cost of doing business. Small companies are often left out with little or no information, abilities, or resources to protect their investments. Implementing best cybersecurity practices can be a challenge for most small companies, however, organising system-wide actions can save time, money, and a company’s reputation against cyberattacks. Creating a cyber readiness culture means that everyone
Creating a Good COVID-19 Security Plan

Creating a Good COVID-19 Security Plan

The COVID-19 pandemic has hit just about every country and cybercriminals have taken full advantage of its crippling effects. The sheer volume of increased cyberattacks has exposed the vulnerability of individuals, businesses, and governments. Scam e-mails from what appear to be valid sources such as the World Health Organization or government health websites have opened up a dam of viruses and malware in a time when people should be focusing
Coronavirus Ups the Ante for Cyberattacks

Coronavirus Ups the Ante for Cyberattacks

The increased number of people that are now working from their homes has created a rich environment for hackers. While security in the office may have been stepped up, that is not always the case from home. COVID-19 attacks are covering the gamut, from ransomware to malicious spying and even some of the most diligent staffers are falling prey. Wired.com stated: “Overall daily internet usage has increased around the world
Cybersecurity Best Tips and Practices

Cybersecurity Best Tips and Practices

The era of the image of a cybercriminal hiding in a basement for attacks is gone. While there may be a few that continue to use that method, a majority of those involved in cybercrime have developed into sophisticated entities that emulate the planning and execution of a well-organised corporation. The first step in protecting yourself and your company is to understand that cybercriminals have profited to such a degree