March 2020

5 Signs You’re About To Get Hacked, And What You Can Do To Prevent It!

Hackers love to go after small businesses. There are many businesses to choose from, and many don’t invest in good IT security. Plus, many business owners and their employees have bad cyber security habits. They do things that increase their risk of a malware attack or a cyber-attack. Here are five bad habits that can lead to a hack and what you can do to reduce your risk.

1. Giving out your e-mail. Just about every website wants your e-mail address. If you share it with a vendor or ecommerce site, it’s usually not a big deal (though it varies by site – some are more than happy to sell your e-mail to advertisers).

The point is that when you share your e-mail, you have no idea where it will end up – including in the hands of hackers and scammers... read more




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