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Security

In today's day and age security has never been a bigger concern. Make sure your business is safe online and offline.

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Cyberattacks on Remote Workers on the Rise: How to Defend Your Business
By Donna Fuscaldo | January 25, 2021

Small businesses are a prime target for hackers, particularly with many employees now working from home.

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Privacy on Social Media Guards Against Identity Theft
By Business News Daily Editor | January 11, 2021

Learn how you can safeguard your social media posts without divulging private information that scammers can use to steal your identity.

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How to Tell if Your Computer Is Infected and How to Fix It
By Andrew Martins | November 17, 2020

Computers infected with viruses or malware pose a risk to your privacy and security. Find out how to fight back.

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18 Ways to Secure Your Devices From Hackers
By Max Freedman | October 13, 2020

Cybersecurity is critical for businesses of all sizes. These 18 tips can help you secure your computers and mobile devices from malicious actors.

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Don't Become the Next Victim of a COVID-19 Scam
By Donna Fuscaldo | September 08, 2020

Fraudsters are using the coronavirus relief efforts to target small businesses. Learn about the new schemes you need to watch out for.

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How to Secure Your Business's Social Media Accounts
By Business News Daily Editor | February 24, 2020

Follow these tips to keep your social media accounts secure from unwelcome hackers.

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How Companies of All Sizes Can Prevent Fraud
By Business News Daily Editor | February 21, 2020

Fraud can impact any business, small or large. Here's what you need to know to protect yours.

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5 Ways to Surf the Web More Securely at Work
By Business News Daily Editor | February 20, 2020

Even if you use the "secure" mode in popular browsers such as Chrome, your data is still exposed. These search engines can help protect your business.

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How GDPR Is Impacting Business and What to Expect in 2020
By Adam Uzialko | February 04, 2020

The GDPR was implemented in May 2018 and has since impacted business in significant ways. Here's a look back on the changes that came with the data privacy law.

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Consumers Want a Federal Data Privacy Law
By Andrew Martins | January 23, 2020

With GDPR in Europe and California's CCPA regulations on the books, a new survey suggests U.S. consumers want a federal consumer data privacy law.

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Buying Guide for Keyless Electronic Door Locks
By Kiely Kuligowski | November 21, 2019

Learn about electronic door locks and how to choose the best one for your business.

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Americans Feel Vulnerable to Fraud but Fail to Address It
By Andrew Martins | November 18, 2019

Data breaches are common, but more than 30% of Americans don't take preventative steps.

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Many Businesses Fail to Use Data Security Software
By Andrew Martins | October 28, 2019

Loose cybersecurity standards could spell disaster for small businesses.

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Cyberthreats Named the Most Concerning Issue for Businesses
By Andrew Martins | September 30, 2019

In a survey of 1,200 business owners, more than half said they worry about cyber-risks.

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What Is Cyberthreat Intelligence, and Why Do You Need It?
By Andrew Martins | August 30, 2019

Learning about current and developing cyberattacks can help your business defend itself.

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Cybercriminals Use Social Media for Fraud
By Andrew Martins | August 26, 2019

A study says 53% of social media logins are fraudulent and pose risk to online businesses.

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Preventing and Avoiding Network Security Threats and Vulnerabilities
By Business News Daily Editor | August 23, 2019

Preventing these threats is an important aspect of protecting your SMB.

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Cyberattacks and Your Small Business: A Primer for Cybersecurity
By Andrew Martins | August 21, 2019

Cyberattacks can disrupt your business. This primer can help you stand up to bad actors.

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Accepting Credit Cards? PCI Compliance a Concern for Small Businesses
By Sue Marquette Poremba | July 26, 2019

Any business that processes card payments must comply with PCI DSS.

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What Is Formjacking, and How Can You Protect Your Business?
By Sue Marquette Poremba | July 22, 2019

The first step to protect your business from formjacking is learning the risks.

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How Call Centers Keep You Connected During (and After) a Natural Disaster
By Adam Uzialko | July 17, 2019

During a natural disaster, it can be hard to stay connected. Call center services help.

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Smartphone Tips: How to Protect Your Data From Unsecured Apps
By Andrew Martins | June 25, 2019

That app might not be safe as you think. Here are tips to protect your phone from hackers.

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Cybersecurity Still a Concern Among Global Workers, Despite GDPR
By Andrew Martins | May 24, 2019

Did the GDPR improve data security? One year later, professionals question its efficacy.

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How to Improve Your Small Business's Cybersecurity in an Hour
By Bennett Conlin | May 23, 2019

Improving your security against cyberattacks doesn't have to take months.

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Small Businesses Want More Security From Managed Service Providers
By Andrew Martins | March 27, 2019

As cyberattacks become more common, a recent study commissioned by Continuum suggests small business owners want more protective measures from their managed service providers.

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Key Fobs 101: What Small Businesses Need to Know
By Kiely Kuligowski | March 25, 2019

Are you considering switching from traditional keys to a key fob/card system? Here's what you need to know.

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A Comprehensive Guide to Security Equipment for Small Business
By Sue Marquette Poremba | February 28, 2019

If you're concerned with your business's security, consider adding security cameras, systems and keyless locks to help secure your location.

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Do Your Employees Take Data Security Seriously?
By Business News Daily Editor | February 28, 2019

Making sure employees understand the issues is the first step to getting them to take them seriously.

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5 Worst ATM Robbery Fails
By Matt D'Angelo | February 08, 2019

These thieves thought stealing an ATM would be easy, but they were sadly mistaken.