The Importance of Implementing Cybersecurity at Each Phase of your Business
Cybersecurity is a major concern for all companies no matter what stage of business development you are in. Companies are at a growing risk from a variety of threats ranging from data breaches to ransomware attacks. This has forced companies to take a closer look at their cybersecurity. Effective risk management starts at the infancy of your company and becomes part of the operational unit as you grow. The size, complexity, and ever-evolving nature of cyberattacks mean there’s no one-size-fits-all way to respond. To have an effective plan for your company to mitigate the risk of a cyber-attack, companies must first embrace and understand cybersecurity at its core and the direct impact it has on their existence. Companies will need to take a closer look at the cost of cybercrime. This can include damage and destruction of data, theft of intellectual property, theft of personal and financial data, stolen money, business disruption, fraud, forensic investigations, restoration and deletion of hacked data and systems, and reputational harm. By understanding these potential acts of cybercrimes, it allows companies to better conserve resources, be prepared, and respond quicker. We find this to be important for all business owners to understand and implement as soon as possible. Join us at the Business Expansion Summit in Tampa, FL on Friday, January 11, 2019 from 10:30am to 12:00pm. See the attached flyer for more details.