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Perhaps you’ve heard the report that all Fortune 500 companies have been hacked. Whether or not this is 100% true, it certainly should be alarming.
Nevertheless, we don’t worry about what happens to the large companies; after all the Neiman Marcus’ and Targets are infinitely bigger than your small or medium business, right?
Headlines are made when the big boys are breached, but when the so-called “little guys” get hacked, the result is much more terrifying. In fact, 60% of small businesses that suffer a cyberattack will shut down completely.
So, what can your small or medium-sized business do to prevent a data breach?
How to Avoid Potential Cyber Security Risks
One of the best ways to identify the potential for a security risk at your company is to have an assessment implemented by a professional. Think of it like getting a checkup at your doctor’s office.