Many of us have concerns about the use of technology, its security and the effects of breaches on business. But are our fears well founded or are we paranoid?
Avast asked small business owners and employees about their current concerns on a number of topics: from hacking and ransomware to mobile security and artificial intelligence. We then researched facts, stats and quotes related to each topic to see whether people’s concerns were corroborated by real world events, or whether we’re needlessly anxious...
This countdown shows the concerns of SMBs from most to least worried.
It may come as no surprise that small and big business alike are concerned about the vast array of cyber threats they face. What is surprising is the lack of investment in preventative measures.
With half of companies being attacked by ransomware alone, SMBs could be doing more to protect themselves using trusted, high-quality internet security services like Avast.
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Information belonging to over 100 Italian banks breached by the Ursnif banking trojan was obtained by Avast Threat Labs, which then shared the data with as many of the victims as could be identified.