Posted By Anita Campbell On July 14, 2012 @ 5:50 pm In Announcements | 1 Comment
Join me, along with other small business owners and managers, for a discussion about how small businesses are now being deliberately targeted by cybercriminals — and what you can do to protect your business.
In the first 6 months of 2012, the number of targeted attacks against small businesses, has doubled. And when your organization is smaller, your budget and your IT defenses tend to be smaller. So it can be a business-survival issue for a small business.
Thanks to Symantec, we’re bringing together security experts on Thursday, July 19 at 4pm New York time (1pm Los Angeles time) to discuss what you need to be aware of and what you can do to protect your business. We’ll cover the following:
CyberAttacks: Not longer just a big biz problem
Date: Thursday, July 19, 2012
Time: 1 – 2 pm PT (Los Angeles time) / 4 – 5 pm ET (New York time)
Where: On Twitter.com. Follow the hashtag #SMBchat  to see what others say during the chat. Be sure to use #SMBchat in your tweets when you participate. All are welcome — join in!!!
Article printed from Small Business Trends: http://smallbiztrends.com
URL to article: http://smallbiztrends.com/2012/07/cyber-attacks-no-longer-big-biz-problem-twitter.html
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 A poll by Symantec of small businesses: http://www.symantec.com/content/en/us/about/media/pdfs/symc-smb-threat-awareness-poll.pdf
 Kevin Haley: http://www.symantec.com/about/news/resources/press_kits/bio.jsp?bioid=kevin_haley
 @kphaley: http://www.twitter.com/kphaley
 Andrew Singer: http://www.linkedin.com/in/andrewdsinger
 @SymantecSMB: http://www.twitter.com/SymantecSMB
 Anita Campbell: http://smallbiztrends.com/about/anita-campbell
 @Smallbiztrends: http://www.twitter.com/smallbiztrends
 #SMBchat: https://twitter.com/#%21/search/realtime/%23SMBChat