In our increasingly connected world, where the Internet plays such a vital role in everything we do, businesses small and large need to take precautions to minimise the risk of cyber-attacks. This issue of Business Talk (Would You Survive a Cyber-Attack?) looks into the most notable forms of cyber-attacks, who is behind them and why. Supportive information regarding how businesses can protect themselves from these criminals is included, but sometimes, the hacker wins.
Staying Ahead of Cyber-Attacks
In recent years, cybercrime has seen a significant increase with 60% of small businesses having some form of a security breach in 2013. With this ever-present risk of assault on IT systems, we urge companies to take cybercrime seriously and follow up on the advice that’s been offered.