CYBER ATTACKS – are you next?
CYBER ATTACKS seem to be happening more and more frequently these days. One reason is because we as individuals and businesses are becoming forever reliable on technology. We love the speed and convenience of it all. A second thought doesn’t even occur to use cloud storage or any other internet based storage. This and similar decisions are the very cause of the increase of CYBER awareness we hear on the news or radio, and read on the front page of CNN.com.
It’s not good enough to just keep your passwords safe anymore. Hackers are finding their way into our confidential information without them! Or finding a way to get them themselves. We all need to focus our mindsets on ‘how are we going to safeguard against a CYBER ATTACK’ and away from the idea that ‘it won’t happen to me’.
Individuals, small businesses and large corporations are all alike when it comes to a CYBER ATTACK. We are all susceptible and vulnerable. We all have confidential, private information on our computer databases and cell phones. We all need to protect our assets from being held hostage by these CYBER ATTACKS as best we can.
This past Friday’s CYBER ATTACKS are just another recent reminder of how many people around us can be affected by one ATTACK. (read article)
Here at PUI, we have been preaching the extreme necessity of CYBER INSURANCE to our clients. It’s time to reevaluate your company’s risk management and protect yourselves.