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Security

From antivirus software recommendations to cybersecurity tips, learn how to safeguard your business against potential attacks and scams.

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The Best Access Control Systems of 2021
By Kiely Kuligowski | November 18, 2020

Which is the best access control system for you? Easily compare several top-rated systems. See up-to-date comparisons and reviews for the top access control systems.

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The Best Hard Drive Recovery Services of 2021
By Andrew Martins | November 18, 2020

We researched leading hard drive recovery services and arrived at our best picks based on their customer service, turnaround times and recovery guarantees.

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I'm searching for a company that can help me make a mobile medical application, any suggestions?
By Anna Berezovska | 15 Answers | Last Activity on November 12, 2020

Searching company for making a mobile medical application, any suggestions? The app is designed for Patients and for Healthcare Professionals Technologies: iOS vs Android

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How do I build a real-time app like Uber?
By Robert McGee | 23 Answers | Last Activity on November 12, 2020

Is it really difficult? How much does it cost to make an app like Uber?

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How to Use Telemedicine and Stay HIPAA Compliant
By Adam Uzialko | November 10, 2020

Telemedicine is revolutionizing the way healthcare is performed, especially in rural areas and for patients with limited mobility. Security and HIPAA compliance, however, remain critical.

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Mobile Site vs. Mobile App: What comes first?
By Zack Lombardi | 28 Answers | Last Activity on November 09, 2020

My film production company specializes in short films and music videos. The majority of consumers access music and watch videos through their mobile phone and tablets now. I think a mobile app is...

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Remote PC Security – Is It Safe?
By Andrew Martins | November 06, 2020

Accessing a work computer over the internet is a common way to work from home with little disruption. With entire computer systems in the balance, though, keeping everything secure is paramount.

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Consider Making These Data-Driven E-Commerce Upgrades Now to Futureproof Your Business
By David Fletcher | October 22, 2020

To keep up with new technology and rising customer expectations, it's critical that businesses upgrade and update the way their online store uses data.

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SPONSORED: Privacy Steps Every Video Conference Meeting Host Should Take
By Nicole Fallon | October 21, 2020

With so many video conferences happening across the business world, it's important to set up your meetings properly to ensure privacy for your company and guests.

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Affordable Smart Security Systems for Small Businesses
By Sean Peek | October 15, 2020

Business security systems give you the freedom to install the equipment on your own and monitor your protection from your mobile device.

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The Cost of Cybersecurity and How to Budget for It
By Andrew Rinaldi | October 15, 2020

Cybersecurity is important for businesses small and large. Here's what you need to secure your network and devices, and how much to budget for it.

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Improve Your Website's Security With These 5 Tips
By Chris Christoff | October 01, 2020

There's a misconception that hackers only target big businesses. While it's true that the majority of cyberattacks occur with large-scale companies, 43% of attacks are directed at small businesses. 

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E-commerce Website Security: 5 Best Practices to Protect Your Online Store
By Jack Danielson | September 17, 2020

A secure e-commerce platform is the foundation of a secure online store. Here are five security tips to help you protect your e-commerce site.

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What Is GDPR, and Why Does It Matter for Your Business?
By Sean Peek | September 03, 2020

Failure to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation can have serious financial consequences.

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Foolproofing Your Small Business Website From Failure and Attacks
By Anand Srinivasan | August 20, 2020

There's more to foolproofing your website than implementing anti-hacking measures.

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How can I find a good software developing company?
By Kevin Smith | 10 Answers | Last Activity on August 03, 2020

Looking for a company that can make lead management software for our sales team. We are a small business dealing in the health equipment sector.

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M-Commerce Is Booming. So Is M-Commerce Fraud
By Rafael Lourenco | June 23, 2020

As mobile commerce continues to boom, so, too, does m-commerce fraud. For businesses, the solution is to create a multilayered defense.

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What Is Website Security? Security Tips to Protect Your Website From Hackers
By Thanh Pham | June 19, 2020

Even as new and more effective security features and functions for websites emerge regularly, hackers are also always reinventing themselves to navigate around these security features.

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Hacking Comes From Both Insiders and Outsiders
By business.com editorial staff | June 18, 2020

Even if you don't think there is anything worth stealing from your organization, chances are, you are still a prime target for cyberattackers.

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How to Beat Malvertising
By business.com editorial staff | June 15, 2020

Cybercriminals can strike using your company's digital advertisements.

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Backup Power for Small Businesses: Always Be Prepared
By business.com editorial staff | June 15, 2020

It's important to develop a disaster plan for your business that accounts for the scenario of a power failure.

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Is Cloud Document Management Safe?
By Kiely Kuligowski | June 10, 2020

Cloud document management is a great option for easy document storage, but users often have concerns about security.

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Is Internet Faxing Safe? How to Send and Receive Faxes Online Safely
By business.com editorial staff | June 08, 2020

There's no need to fear a lack of security if your company decides to receive faxes online

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COVID-19's Complicated Impact on E-Commerce: How to Deal With the Fallout and Adapt to the New Normal
By Rafael Lourenco | June 04, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic is changing customer expectations and e-commerce fraud prevention. Here are steps that businesses can take to cope with the ongoing wave of change.

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How to Assess the Cybersecurity Risk of Your Small Business
By business.com editorial staff | June 03, 2020

Security risk profiles can help quantify cybersecurity risk.

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Is Your CNP Fraud-Detection System Confused by Consumer Behavior Now? That Could Damage Your Business
By Rafael Lourenco | May 19, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has transformed how consumers behave. These changes could be causing a spike in good orders mistaken for fraud, creating irreparable damage for businesses.

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The Best Internet Security and Antivirus Software of 2020
By Andrew Martins | May 15, 2020

Our experts have reviewed the best small business antivirus software for 2020. See up-to-date comparisons for the top-rated programs.

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6 Things Most Small Businesses Don’t Know About Credit Card Payment Processing
By business.com editorial staff | May 04, 2020

There are risks when your business handles sensitive payment data. Here are six things most don't know about credit card processing.

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The Best Cloud Storage and Online Backup Services of 2020
By Joshua Stowers | May 01, 2020

Looking for the best cloud backup services? We have easy-to-read, unbiased reviews and feature comparisons of the best cloud backup solutions in the industry.