A new bar has been set for cybersecurity teams across multiple industries to defend clients IT environments and keep them safe from cybercriminals. Cybercrime targets are typically small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), which are now the primary target of cyber-attacks.
Recognizing a problem is the first step in solving it. In the past, many SMBs did not believe they had a cybersecurity problem, however, today many executives in those businesses know what hackers will focus their attention on and exploit them; particularly if they do not have adequate cybersecurity defenses in place.
The rampant growth in ransomware and increasing volume of cyberattacks has changed the "it won't happen to me" mentality.