Only 1 in 4 Small Businesses Well Prepared for Cyber Attack

According to Netwrix’s 2017 IT Risks Report, 73 percent of small businesses don’t have a separate information security function. They don’t have IT teams responsible for security. And 88 percent of SMBs don’t even use any software for information security governance or risk management.

Lack of budget and insufficient staff training were named by small businesses as the main obstacles to better security. Lack of time was also pointed out as a key obstacle to better security.

Source: https://smallbiztrends.com/2017/07/prepared-for-a-cyber-attack-small-business.html 

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