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Do Big Security Hacks Affect Small Businesses?

Big hacks and security breaches are always in the news these days, often affecting big high-profile enterprises and government agencies. As you think about the hacks of large businesses, don’t assume the data of your small business is any safer than that of a large enterprise. While the numbers

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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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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