IT Security Tip:Are My Personal Credentials Already On The Dark Web...Probably.
Okay, its homework time! WAIT don’t leave just yet. Do yourself a favor and take 30-seconds and go to http://haveibeenpwned.com/ and put in your personal and business emails. The results will likely shock you, don’t worry I’ll wait. Scary huh? I’m no different than anyone else, my credentials have been found and available many times. With more and more of our personal and business life being conducted digitally more people have access to store our situation, some are better stewards than others *cough* Equifax *cough* It was recently revealed that every Fortune 500 company has been hacked. That’s a scary thought but here’s the “good” news. Hackers are a business just like we are, if the cost to get the data is more than the data is worth than they’ll move on, they have costs to control just like we do. Small business cybersecurity should be focused for value out of every dollar to make sure your company isn’t low-hanging fruit. Making sure you don’t have easily found credentials is one of the easiest first steps.
Cybercrime is at an all-time high, and hackers are setting their sights on small and medium businesses who are “low hanging fruit.” Don’t be their next victim! To download this free report that reveals the most common ways that hackers get in and how to protect yourself today go to www.packetlogix.com