One of the problems security professionals face is something that the insurance business faces. Despite the facts and figures, fancy pie charts and case studies to support each, convincing individuals and businesses that they need protection is a tough slog. The mindset that “it won’t happen to me” is often rationale enough to not spend more money on something that may or may not happen to you or your business.
So today is just a couple links to articles on threats to small businesses. Read for yourself. And at the end of it, ask yourself or the key decision makers in your organization, if you can afford NOT to invest more in security. 2015 is coming to an end and 2016 will bring more threats. Now is as good of a time to start improving your security posture.
We could list out 10-20 more articles that stress the same points. It is overwhelming to think about. Take baby steps. Start with obtaining a vulnerability assessment and get some recommendations. We are here to help; contact us for more information.