Defending and managing a small business' cybersecurity affairs isn't easy, especially if you have no expertise in the field. This comprehensive guide by Tony Zafiropoulos explains critical and complex IT terms in simple language and stresses the importance of implementing proper cybersecurity defenses for business professionals.
Since some small businesses cannot afford an IT team to protect their data and improve their systems, they often fall prey to hacking and data theft. Handling a small business' IT department is challenging, especially for business professionals tasked with managing cyber attacks, integrating technologically advanced solutions, and thwarting criminal hackers. People with narrow expertise related to cybersecurity and Information Technology often struggle to take control of their businesses since their dependency and vulnerability to technology leave them prey to hackers. Cybersecurity management requires more than just technological smarts but also knowledge regarding how psychology works. Some businesses have been reported to fail within a few months since they failed to recognize what cybersecurity and advanced technological steps are needed to protect their business data and processes and how to deal with a hacker.
Too Late, You're Hacked! – Defending Your Small Business' Computers and Networks by Tony Zafiropoulos has been written primarily for small business owners with limited IT knowledge. This guide is designed to teach what steps need to be taken to mitigate cyber-attacks and how one can perform critical functions on the computer without the risk of data theft or corruption. The book's author is an ethical hacker who brings IT systems expertise from his real life into this book, sharing insights about how to secure systems for small businesses, and actionable steps anyone can use to beat hackers. You need this book if you care about the security of your business; it is timely, packed with relevant information, and written in an easy-to-understand style.