The rise of technology over the years has also brought the equivalent rise in cyber crime – many of such attacks aimed directly at small businesses and companies. Because the internet is so widespread and far-reaching, it’s not enough just to be cautious anymore; you have to be proactive as well in your security. Statistically speaking, approximately 70% of businesses faced with cyber attacks plummet to their demise in a mere few months. That may sound dramatic, and of course attaining 100% security is always impossible, but it’s better to be safe than sorry.
So, what can you do exactly? Encrypting safe data and testing assumptions by working with security experts is a great start, and can save you a lot of headache in advance.
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