Should small businesses worry about cybersecurity? As a business owner, you will ask yourself this and other questions about the threats facing your SMB. In this article, our sponsor and member, Quadrillion Tech Solutions LLC makes a high-level overview of cybersecurity in the context of small businesses.
Do small businesses need cybersecurity?
Absolutely. Small businesses need to have a robust cybersecurity strategy in place or face the consequences. In a world that is moving increasingly towards “everything digital,” not having protection against cyber-attacks will inevitably lead your business to be a victim of cybercriminals since it will be completely exposed. Simply put, today, you should think of cybersecurity as an insurance policy, a layer of protection that minimizes your business’s online risk.
Why? According to the SEC (United States Securities and Exchange Commission), cybercrime represents a very real and very serious threat to SMBs.