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

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Insider Attacks and How to Prevent Them
By Andrew Martins | January 20, 2021

While most cybersecurity threats come from outside your company, internal issues can cause major breaches as well.

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Features of Business Security Systems
By Sean Peek | January 15, 2021

When evaluating a security system for your business, here's how to determine the critical features you will need.

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Why Your Small Business Needs Cybersecurity Software
By Max Freedman | January 14, 2021

Cybersecurity software can help you protect your business from hackers and cyberthreats, many of which could result in irreparable damage.

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Importance of User Activity Monitoring
By Skye Schooley | January 14, 2021

Businesses can benefit from monitoring their internal users' behavior. Learn what user activity monitoring is and how it can improve your overall security and productivity.

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The Legalities and Benefits of Employee Cellphone Monitoring
By Skye Schooley | January 13, 2021

Learn the benefits and laws associated with monitoring company-owned employee cellphones.

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Credit Card Processing Scams (and Other Things to Look Out For)
By Adam Uzialko | January 11, 2021

Don't get caught in one of these common credit card processing scams.

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5 Reasons to Consider Real-Time Monitoring
By Skye Schooley | January 06, 2021

Learn what real-time monitoring is and how it can benefit your business.

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The Best Single-Sign-On Solutions of 2021
By Nicole Fallon | January 04, 2021

Compare the best single-sign-on solutions side by side. Read in-depth reviews and learn how the best single-sign-on companies stack up.

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How to Prepare Your Remote Team to Work Securely From Home
By Anthony Gaenzle | December 04, 2020

The pandemic thrust many businesses into remote operations before they were ready. Along with other challenges, securing the operations of remote teams has proven difficult.

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Why You Need an Acceptable Use Policy and How to Create One
By Andrew Martins | December 04, 2020

By establishing rules for how devices are used on the company network, you can help your employees avoid dangerous digital practices.

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What Type of Employee Monitoring System Do You Need?
By Simone Johnson | December 03, 2020

Find out about the different types of employee monitoring tools you can use to keep your employees stay on task.

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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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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 Access Control 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 dsons | 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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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.