4 steps to protect your small business from hackers

  • Update. Update. Update. Make sure that you’re running up to date software. Old software makes it easy for bad guys to compromise you by using widely available exploits.
  • Control access. Make sure you know who has access to your servers, and that only those people are accessing your servers.
  • Test apps. If you’re running custom application code on your servers, make sure you’ve had it tested for the Top 10 security issues in web applications.
  • Be watchful. Keep a close eye on your server and the bill from your cloud provider. An unexpected spike in traffic will help alert you that your simple webserver has been turned into a costly spam zombie.

Read more http://www.usatoday.com/story/cybertruth/2014/01/10/4-steps-to-protect-your-small-business-from-hackers/4395425/

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