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Protect Your Business From Telephone Tech Support Scams

It starts innocently enough. Your business phone rings—it’s usually a customer or one of your vendors. But this one sounds different. The person on the other end claims to have the solution to a mysterious problem with your computer.Well, it’s not so innocent. These days, many of these calls

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The Future of Biometric Authentication for Small Business Payments

The move to a cashless world has been game-changing for small businesses for convenience and flexibility. But there’s still one giant issue both consumers and vendors face when making or offering newer payment options: security. While transaction numbers are rising, according to the Pew Research Center, at least 38%

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What Are the Password Rules for Small Business?

For a small business, passwords can really add up. You use passwords for corporate email accounts, for systems that manage your customer lists, for banks and other financial institutions and perhaps for various apps you use. Some of these passwords might be for the use of your entire company,

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How Do I Know My Payment Apps Are Secure?

A variety of payment apps are available that you can use for your business, and you’ll want to know which ones have your utmost security in mind. As a small business owner, protecting yourself and your customers is essential.Surprisingly, your customers aren’t paying as much attention to security as

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Protect Your Small Business From Phishing Emails

Phishing is a type of online scam in which someone sends an email pretending to be someone else. Fraudsters might send messages impersonating your financial institutions to trick you into providing account information so they can steal your money. They might send messages directing you to websites that install

How to Train Employees to Keep Data Safe

If you think your company is too small to become a target of cyber attackers, consider this. Large-scale cyber attacks skyrocketed this year, with documented hacks up 273% according to CNBC. And 28% of attacks involved small businesses.Your staff members are your first line of defense. If you don’t instruct

What Kind of Digital Footprint Does Your Business Leave Behind?

You know that when you log in and use your personal accounts you’re leaving a trail of information across the internet. This makes it easier to personalize your experience online and see information relevant to you. And you know to pay attention to security and privacy while you’re at

The Top 5 Security Issues for a Small Business

Like many business owners, you’re tuned into media stories about security, both physical and digital. It can be daunting to try to figure out what’s a must-have and what’s overkill for your particular company, especially when you have so many aspects of your business to look after.We’ve identified the