When the world switched to remote work, new attack surfaces and threat vectors emerged essentially overnight. This new threat level presents unique challenges for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs). In this Forbes paper commissioned by Intel, learn how to keep your data and networks secure from attacks.
Don’t Underestimate the Threat to Your Organization
Cyberattacks continue to expand in scale, scope and frequency. In this paper, discover security pitfalls unique to small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) and learn how to avoid them.
50% of IT decision makers (ITDMs) surveyed have seen increases in attacks since the start of the pandemic.
67% of those surveyed agree that the “leading edge of cybersecurity” is moving toward more use of hardware-based measures.
66% of ITDMs agree that the pandemic accelerated the expansion of their overall digital footprint.
64% also agree this expansion exposes their organization to greater cybersecurity risks.
Most respondents have already been targeted by malware (77%), ransomware (63%), data theft (63%), phishing attempts (75%) and focused hacks (67%).
30% of respondents are unaware that multiple small and medium-sized businesses can be “bundled” together to make scaled attacks worthwhile to criminals.
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Read about how IT decision makers at small and medium-sized organizations can guard a hybrid work environment against ever-evolving cybersecurity threats.