The news often reports on incidents involving large corporations facing massive data breaches where the personal information of millions of consumers was potentially leaked. However, we don’t often hear reports about the hacking of small businesses, mainly because these types of attacks aren’t public knowledge.
Many entrepreneurs don’t realize that small businesses are just as at risk for cyberattacks as larger companies, but they are. According to a report by Verizon, 61 percent of data breach victims were small businesses. Here’s an overview of everything you need to know to protect your business.