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SMEs more at risk from ransomware

With a number of large businesses and organisations being targeted by Ransomware across 2017, with huge financial impacts, it’s evident that the resurgence of malware attacks is continuing to grow and the threat is real.

Despite the fact we only tend to see the larger attacks hitting the headlines, smaller businesses are viewed as being easier targets for ransom payments.

This is due to their reduced ability to quickly recover from an attack. In fact, 22% of small businesses infected with Ransomware suffered so much they had to cease operations immediately.

For tips on how to increase your IT security and prevent a malware attack on your own company, take a read through this infographic from IT support company, Technology Services Group.

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