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Half of SMBs Have No Response Plan for a Cyber Security Incident

Fully 48 percent of SMBs have no response plan for a cyber security incident, according to a recent ConnectWise study of more than 1,000 SMB risk assessments.  And 43 percent

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Keeper Security claims SMBs ignoring cyber security. Shocked? No!

The latest Keeper Security research, conducted with YouGov, reinforces what most in the cyber security industry already know, SMBs are the weakest link in the cyber security defence chain. This research,

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Most SMBs have not identified and documented cybersecurity threats

A majority of small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) do not have cybersecurity protection at the top of their agenda and are highly prone to risks and vulnerabilities, according to ConnectWise.


SMBs Struggle with Encryption, Patching and Skills Gap

Small and midsize businesses (SMBs) are more vulnerable to attacks because of their weaknesses in encryption, workload configuration, limited visibility and outdated and unsupported operating systems, according to Alert Logic. Researchers

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Cybersecurity Guidance for Small and Medium Organizations

Small and medium organizations are increasingly being targeted by cyber criminals, but often have limited financial and human resources available to implement comprehensive cybersecurity measures. In March 2019, the Canadian

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Cybersecurity KPIs for the SMB

When I talk about security for the SMB, the go-to barrier is insufficient resources to invest in security. While I’m not denying that limited resources for a smaller organization can


Why SMBs Still do not Trust Cloud Storage Providers to Secure their Data

There’s no doubt that the cloud has changed the way most companies do business. It has opened up a whole new world of collaboration and productivity that now we could


How much risk small businesses really pose to supply chain cybersecurity?

50% of large enterprises view third-party partners of any size as a cybersecurity risk, but only 14% have experienced a breach as the result of a small business partner, while

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15 Small Business Cyber Security Statistics That You Need to Know

You may have heard the oft-quoted small business cyber security statistic that’s something akin to “60% of small companies that suffer a cyber attack are out of business within six

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5 Things Every SMB Should Know to Strengthen Defenses

You may find it surprising that small businesses make up more than 97% of total businesses in North America, according to the Better Business Bureau (BBB). Given this statistic, I