Cloud computing services can have many benefits for companies, especially small businesses that don’t have much room in the budget for purchasing and managing internal IT infrastructure. But recent research says many smaller firms still don’t have a basic understanding of cloud computing and think the Cloud is meant for larger organizations.
While larger organizations are still cybercriminals’ favorite target, IT security attacks against small businesses are becoming more common as hackers realize SMBs are often easier to breach.
As part of an initiative to reduce the threat of cybercrime, the FCC has launched a new website aimed to help small businesses improve their IT security.
Cybercriminals are spending less time targeting big companies’ databases and focusing more on attacking smaller firms.