Despite the fact that cyberthreats have never been more prolific or problematic, the majority of organizations believe they lack the cybersecurity talent needed to stem the flow of cyberattacks. In fact, 82 percent of IT professionals think there is a shortage of cybersecurity expertise.
Cybersecurity is more critical now than ever. Those seeking to access your information are constantly upping their game. Whether they enter with brute force via a DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attack or slip in through the backdoor with a simple malware-laden phishing email, you need to be prepared. What can you do to prevent data loss and downtime?
Read our checklist to learn about 15 actions you can take to help protect yourself and you livelihood.
October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM). NCSAM is a collaborative effort between DHS and its public and private partners – including the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) – to raise awareness about the vital role cybersecurity plays in the lives of U.S. citizens. At Great Lakes Computer, we understand the value of effective cybersecurity and are constantly adding new services to help our customers keep their data safe.