Cybersecurity

Business Fraud and How to Minimize Your Risk

Businesses can be ruined by fraud and small businesses are usually the target of most scams because they don't have the processes in place to see when they are happening.  In this blog post, we will take a look at some of the ways in which you can fight fraud within your business. Know Your Business Firstly, to secure your business and protect it from fraud you are going to … [Read more...]

7 Areas of Risk that Small Businesses Need to Keep on Top Of

Unlike large, multi-national companies, small enterprises don’t have a large workforce and multi-talented team that can seamlessly execute strategic, marketing and business operations. This sets small businesses up to face very unique challenges. Of course, this doesn’t mean the multi-national companies do not face their own risks, but small businesses are vulnerable to a … [Read more...]

How a Security Audit Can Help Your Small Business

If you think that only large corporations suffer from cyberattacks, think twice. Cybercriminals often prefer the path of least resistance, which makes SMEs the perfect target. Only last year 1.4 m British SMEs fell victim to security incidents. Knowing this, a holistic security approach becomes a must to ensure protection of your business and your customers, and since the … [Read more...]

Why Cyber Essentials is an Absolute Must for Your Online Retail Enterprise

Cybercrime has been hitting the online retail industry hard. In fact, Cybercrime Magazine has listed it as one of the Top 10 most attacked industries for 2019-2022. Although many of the news about breaches in cybersecurity features large retail chains and multi-million-dollar enterprises, that doesn't mean that small and medium businesses are safe. On the contrary, small and … [Read more...]

7 Technology Trends Businesses Should Pay Attention To

Technology for business is always changing. Companies that can stay out ahead of the curve will tend to be more profitable than those who do not. It helps to be well-informed and nimble in order to incorporate the latest technology into your daily business operations. With that in mind, here are some technology trends to be aware of and to consider adding to your business in … [Read more...]

Keeping Your Startup Secure Online

As you may have already realized, an online presence for your business can either catapult it to the top or lead to its closure altogether. The success of your online strategy will depend largely on the cybersecurity measures that you institute. This article highlights crucial tips that will keep your business secure online. Threats Associated with Online Presence When you … [Read more...]

How Small Businesses Can Improve Their Security for Free

Cyber-criminals are constantly hungry for valuable personal data. They can infiltrate databases and steal sensitive information, like customer details, employee records, credit card numbers, corporate secrets, and software codes. This can be damaging for businesses of any size, but for small organizations, in particular, it could be catastrophic. The UK Government’s Cyber … [Read more...]

How to Protect Your Business from Money Laundering

Small businesses may feel that they are unlikely to be targeted by criminals of any form for the simple reason that they are small and hence offer small pickings to criminals. While this attitude does have certain logic to it, the truth is that small businesses can be easy pickings and are therefore very attractive targets for financial criminals. What’s even worse is that … [Read more...]