Businesses and Cyber Security
With the increasing use of the internet to do business, cyber security is something all businesses should be aware of. The 2013 information security breaches survey shows that cyber security threats to business have increased.
The following Cyber Security Guidance from the Government provides the basic steps businesses need to follow to preserve their data
This free guidance explains the threat to small businesses that are increasingly under attack. It explains how they can ensure that they are protected through:
- Managing risk
- Providing staff awareness and training
- Increasing network security and protection against malware
- Providing guidance for businesses that outsource their IT service
By taking the advice in this guidance, small businesses protect their assets, customers and their peace of mind. They can save money through more efficient security controls, and gain competitive advantage by being seen to take security seriously.