7 Cyber security Myths

May 7, 2019

Cyber crime only affects big organisations . You only need antivirus and firewall software 31% of micro and small businesses reported breaches in 2018. Meanwhile, 60% of medium firms were attacked – just 1% less than large companies. Antivirus is important, but it’s difficult to defend against new threats before they make into malware databases. Software firewalls, meanwhile, are okay for home computers, but businesses need to protect whole networks, and hardware firewalls are the most effective, efficient way of doing so.

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