Hacker’s Paradise

Hacker’s Paradise

Yes, you are at risk! Take the necessary precautions and better protect your business from cyber threats.

October 10, 2018

The recent headlines about internet “hacking” and security breaches have focused on large retailers such as Target, Neiman Marcus and Home Depot and big banks like JPMorgan Chase. Unfortunately, fraud and financial data losses are not limited to retailers or even to one industry. Small snow removal and ice management businesses are increasingly vulnerable to cybercrimes like online identity theft, hacking or phishing.

Today, with almost every business involved with some form of internet connection or storage of data such as customer lists, employee information, books, records, receipts, tax documents and, of course credit cards, nearly 83 percent of small businesses do not have a contingency plan outlining procedures for responding and reporting data breach losses.

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