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[Infographic] What Is Your Business’ Greatest Cyber Threat?

Identity theft

Here’s a scary statistic for you – 90% of small and medium businesses in the US don’t use data protection for company and customer information. That’s right, only one in ten small and medium businesses actually put in place proper practices and processes that prevent business disasters – ranging from simple data loss to critical security breaches – from happening.

If cybercriminals can break into large corporations’ websites – one of the most recent befalling Sony – there is no telling what damage they can do to small businesses.

This infographic from the team at Modis looks at some of the factors that may constitute cyber threats to your small business – such as your BYOD policy – and how you can deal with them:

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[Infographic credit: Modis]

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Daniel Goh is the founder and chief editor of Young | Upstarts, as well as an F&B entrepreneur. Daniel has a background in public relations, and is interested in issues in entrepreneurship, small business, marketing, public relations and the online space. He can be reached at daniel [at] youngupstarts [dot] com.

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