Protect Your Business

43% of cyber attacks are targeted at small business.

No business can afford to ignore the risk of cybercrime, which can lead to financial loss, business disruption and reputational damage.

If you use the internet to operate your business then you need to protect against cyber threats.

The Small Business Guide can get you started while staysmartonline has more details about how to protect your business.

Be alert to the threat of Business Email Compromise that includes invoice fraud and apply protections including business processes in your business for validating bank account changes and payment requests.

Cybercriminals are using the coronavirus situation to circulate online scams and take advantage of people and usiensses working from home. See the coronavirus related cyber threat and security advice.

The Essential Eight are key security controls recommended as a baseline by the Australian Signal's Directorate and Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC).

Stay smart online provides free cyber security alerts to explain recent online threats and how they can be managed.

If you are interested in your business supplying to Defence visit the Defence Industry Support Program to understand the cyber security requirements.

(Source: smallbizztrends.com/2016/04/cyber-attacks-target-small-business.html)