Hackers try to take advantage of small businesses and start ups because they know it’s hard to afford good cyber security. We can take some simple steps to make sure our devices are not easily penetrable. Bitcoin has been the target of hacks for years as very talented black hat hackers have been able to rob the bank so to speak. You want to make sure to train your staff and make sure you have the latest anti-virus software along with good firewall protection.

Key Takeaways:

  • Employee training is especially important for small businesses to mitigate the risk of a cyber attack.
  • Tactics used by hackers include swapping a phone’s SIM card and installing malware.
  • Installing the latest anti-virus and anti-malware software can help protect your platforms.

“While big companies get all the media attention, hackers also exploit smaller organizations.”

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