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How to fend off cyberattacks and data breaches
« Reply #1 on: March 30, 2017, 12:23:18 AM »
How to fend off cyberattacks and data breaches
29 March 2017, 11:18 pm



According to research conducted by Symantec, the number of cyberattacks against small businesses (companies with fewer than 250 employees) has been steadily growing over the last six years, with hackers specifically targeting employees (phishing). And while distributed denial of service, or DDoS, attacks are still a leading form of cyber warfare, ransomware and malware attacks, targeting users of smartphones and internet of things (IoT) devices, as well as PCs and systems running on Macs and Linux, are also a big threat to small businesses.

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