Are cybersecurity risks keeping you up at night? Did you know the greatest cybersecurity risk in your company is the person who sits behind the keyboard? In fact, 90% or more of successful cyberattacks are caused by human error.
We all know a chain is only as strong as its weakest link. In cybersecurity, that potential weak link is a human. The best cybersecurity tools in the world won’t protect from a careless employee. Every day, hackers exploit our human vulnerabilities to create cybersecurity risks.
You may know someone who’s been a victim of a cybersecurity attack. Or, maybe you’ve experienced it first-hand. The clean-up is time-consuming and expensive. A cybersecurity risk management plan will help keep your business safer.
Next time you’re in line at the grocery store or sitting in a restaurant, observe how many people are clicking, scrolling and typing. They’re captivated by their phones to the exclusion of everything else.
Why spend time on IT planning? Without a plan, it’s amazing how many things can fall through the cracks. Surviving on “duct tape and baling wire” can work in the short-term, but over time you’ll likely end up with a technology mess.
Can your smart coffee maker hack into your server? Consider this: your smart coffee maker at home (or at the office) is likely connected to the same network you use for your computer. If a bad guy can get to your coffee maker, he can get to your network. Be aware of the business risks from the Internet of Things (IoT).
According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), almost 40% of small businesses never reopen after a disaster. What about your business?
Which type of IT support is better, managed IT services or break/fix? Like most business decisions, it depends on your business strategy, goals and budget.