SMB Protection Gap: SMB Security and Data Protection: Survey Shows High Concern, Less Action

Date Added: Aug 2009
Format: PDF

Small and mid-size businesses (SMBs) are major contributors to business innovation, value, and growth-many expect them to take the lead in global economic recovery. So a 2009 survey showing widespread and serious information security vulnerabilities in this crucial business segment is cause for genuine alarm. This paper will outline that survey's findings, focusing on areas where even modest investments by SMBs can generate major returns in IT security, data protection, and business confidence.