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How to Avoid Becoming an SMB Cybercrime Victim in 2020

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According to leading global internet security company Symantec, your small to midsized business is in danger.

However, the globally recognized network security team at SWK Network Services has a solution, for free, that can help you defend your business’s cybersecurity, so you can avoid becoming an SMB cybercrime victim in 2020.

Ready to protect your company? Check out today’s blog post – or simply download your free copy of the in-depth eBook, The Essential Cybersecurity Toolkit for SMBs.

Why Symantec Is Warning You About SMB Cybercrime

For nearly 20 years, the antivirus software experts over at Symantec have been releasing an annual roundup of all their research and findings over the past year in a publication known as the Internet Security Threat Report (ISTR). The 2019 edition of the ISTR held some worrisome news:

“Employees of smaller organizations were more likely to be hit by email threats — including spam, phishing, and email malware — than those in large organizations.”

In short, that means your small business has a higher likelihood of becoming a cybercrime victim, now and in 2020, which means one of your top focus areas for the next decade should to be to tighten up your cybersecurity.

But… how do you do that?

The Easiest Way to Improve Your SMB Cybersecurity, Starting Right Now

Sadly, the reason why many small businesses fall victim to cybercrime, even though they don’t hold the wealth of data or money that the big businesses do, is because SMBs are unsure of how to begin or maintain a robust cybersecurity program at their organization.

SWK Network Services is here to help with that.

In SWK’s in-depth eBook, The Essential Cybersecurity Toolkit for SMBs, you’ll finally have the resource you need for clear, straightforward language that explains the basics of SMB cybercrime defense using real-world examples.

Not only will you learn helpful tips on how you can train your staff to become “cyber-aware,” you’ll also get the info you need, so you can:

  • Learn about 5 of the most common hacking scams in use today – so you and your staff can prevent them
  • Discover how to spot a well-disguised cyber scam – using real-world examples that help you break down the scam and see its red flags
  • Understand today’s top network security solutions – including the #1 solution that no business should be without
  • Perform a detailed check on your own systems – using the included bonus checklist that turns best practices into action items

Is It Time for You to Focus on Cybersecurity?

In today’s world, all businesses of all sizes, should work hard to stay up to date on the latest cyberthreats and cyber defense tactics, so they can stay at least one step ahead of the determined cybercriminals out there.

And small to midsized businesses like yours need to work the hardest on staying up to date on all the emerging threats.

So, there’s no better time to start building your knowledge and your employees’ knowledge of SMB cybercrime threats – and there’s no better introductory resource than the free, in-depth eBook, now available from SWK Network Services.

Download your copy of the eBook, The Essential Cybersecurity Toolkit for SMBs, and start preparing your plan for better security in 2020.

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