Cyber hackers are a growing threat in the advancing digital age. Hackers can obtain personal information to steal or destroy data, access bank accounts and sabotage a company.
This past July, Louisiana declared a state of emergency after multiple school districts were hacked in a ransomware situation. It can be dangerous, time consuming and expensive. Sometimes the damage is irreversible. The best way to handle cyberattacks is to prevent them in the first place by implementing some safe practices.
The City of New Orleans provides a list of cybersecurity tips and resources for small businesses to utilize.
– Haley Pegg, New Orleans Chamber