Three things to do today to make your business safer from online criminals

Boosting your business’s cybersecurity requires does not need to be complex nor costly. Here are three key things you can be today to help ensure that your accounts are protected from online hackers.


1) Backup your files regularly – We all tell ourselves to do it, but how often do we actually sit down and backup our files? Making sure that you are routinely uploading all of your important documents to the cloud will give you and your colleagues peace of mind if you do fall susceptible to a cyber-attack. To find out more about how to move your business’ files to the cloud, email enquiries@nebrcentre.co.uk


2) Beware of dodgy apps – Today there are millions of apps available to suit each and every need of the consumer. But in this saturated market, it’s important to make sure that you are downloading your apps from a verified store (with the two most popular being the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store). By avoiding third party sites, you can be sure that you are only downloading certified apps and avoiding those which may be corrupted.


3) Update your antivirus software –One of the easiest ways to reduce your susceptibility to attacks is by ensuring that verified antivirus software is installed on all of your computers and laptops, as this will provide a first line of detection and defence against hackers.


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