Cybersecurity is an existential threat to small businesses, which often lack the resources and infrastructure to survive the malicious exploitation of their data. Making matters worse, modern-day attacks are increasingly stealthy, personalized, and hard to fish out.
As dire as this sounds, there is some good news: With the right approach—and the right IT security software—most breaches can be stopped in their tracks. In fact, a simple awareness of these threats can go a long way toward preventing them in the first place.
In this infographic, we’ll take a look at the most common cybersecurity hazards facing small businesses today, and offer guidance on how to minimize your exposure to them.
The cybersecurity statistics referenced in this infographic resulted from a survey conducted by GetApp in June 2019 among 714 respondents who reported full-time employment in the United States. Of the 714 respondents, 207 identified as IT professionals.