The FTC is warning consumers of an increase in scams related to the coronavirus outbreak. Along with the FDA, they issued warning letters to seven sellers of products claiming to treat or prevent COVID-19. The FTC is also warning the public of an expected increase in COVID-19 phishing scams. Criminals often use major news events, such as the outbreak, to trick people into clicking infected links or opening infected attachments.
Will a ransomware attack shut down your business? Or perhaps you or someone on your staff has confidential information like credit card numbers, social security numbers or ACH account information stored on the computer. Has your password been compromised and is now for sale on the Dark Web? If you don’t know these answers, a network security assessment will provide you the knowledge you need to be secure.
Dave HansenSecurity Assessments Critical to Business
I like to tell a little story when I describe the importance of cybersecurity in your business. Imagine you have a pile of cash that you use to buy all the things in your life that you need to survive. You buy your food, pay your utility bills, pay for your home. You use it to purchase everything else you need to continue living your current lifestyle. Pretend for a moment that there are no banks so everything you need to purchase you pay for from this stack of money. Are you with me?