Key takeaways

  • Lack of awareness and understanding around cyber risk makes SMEs prime targets for cyber criminals.
  • Complacency around cyber incidents not only compounds risk but also opens the door to malicious attacks in the future.
  • Improving readiness against cyber incidents involves a response plan, continuous education on cybersecurity vigilance, routine updates to hardware and software, strong password management, and cyber risk insurance.

Ignorance is risk

Complacency compounds risk

Develop a cyber incident response plan

Educate employees regularly on cybersecurity vigilance

Protect information, computers and networks

Implement a robust firewall

Keeping good cyber hygiene

Enforce strong password management

Reduce the risk with insurance

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