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6 Common Cybersecurity Mistakes Businesses Make

6 Common Cybersecurity Mistakes Businesses Make

Security
6 Common Cybersecurity Mistakes Businesses Make Does your business have effective safeguards in place to protect it from cyberattacks? Sadly, for too many Canadian companies, the answer would be “no”. Research shows 70 percent of small businesses are unprepared for a cyber attack, and more than half of small businesses have no intention of investing in cybersecurity training for staff in the near future either. And that’s a major problem when there are so many cybersecurity risks to contend with today, each bringing a real risk of financial loss. For example, ransomware (one of the most common types of cyberattack in Canada) costs companies an average of around $65,700 in losses through unexpected downtime. No company can afford to take its IT security for granted when even the smallest oversight…
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Tag: IT risks

6 Common Cybersecurity Mistakes Businesses Make

6 Common Cybersecurity Mistakes Businesses Make

Security
6 Common Cybersecurity Mistakes Businesses Make Does your business have effective safeguards in place to protect it from cyberattacks? Sadly, for too many Canadian companies, the answer would be “no”. Research shows 70 percent of small businesses are unprepared for a cyber attack, and more than half of small businesses have no intention of investing in cybersecurity training for staff in the near future either. And that’s a major problem when there are so many cybersecurity risks to contend with today, each bringing a real risk of financial loss. For example, ransomware (one of the most common types of cyberattack in Canada) costs companies an average of around $65,700 in losses through unexpected downtime. No company can afford to take its IT security for granted when even the smallest oversight…
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