Shocking cybercrime figures in SMEs

One in two companies has been a victim of cyber incidents, according to a survey among SMEs by financial service provider Centraal Management. Nicole Mallens of the VNO-NCW business organization: “Most SMEs do take a number of basic technical measures, such as a firewall, a virus scanner or making backups. Yet there is a group of SMEs that do not take these basic technical measures. And unfortunately, these technical measures are not always up to date. There are also technical measures that are taken less often, such as encryption and monitoring. “” Many SMEs outsource IT and hope that it will be properly arranged. The companies would like to be helped to strengthen cybersecurity and would like to receive information through industry organizations. ” For example, many SMEs have no internal policies regarding online behavior and an obligation to change passwords. “Read more about this topic at: https://www.deondernemer.nl/nieuwsbericht/174820/gevaren-cyberaanvallen-mkb-ondernemers-doorlopend-onderschat