Security Tips for SMEs
Posted on 30th July 2020 at 13:36
Large organisations invest in their IT security heavily, as they recognise the level of threat and the fact that they are a target on many levels. Many small and medium sized businesses however don't prioritise in the same way. Many start-ups and smaller organsations simply don't see themselves as a target for hackers. There is always a business case for protecting business data and assets.
The security threat is real, as in the UK, a small business is hacked every 19 seconds. Therefore, we hope that these tips will helps SMEs in safeguarding their businesses and keeping long term processes in place to keep this at the top of their to do list.
Keep software updated on all devices and servers
Use a virus checker to prevent malware from reaching you
Back up your data
Carefully choose passwords
Learn how to recognise phishing messages
Have an IT security policy and share it
Our websites are fully secure and in terms of back up we can turn back time and retrieve the history, which supports our clients in many ways.
It is worth understanding how your team communicate as every device including phones and laptops could hold business critical data if it falls into the wrong hands.
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