Gaining customer loyalty and competing with well-known trusted brands when running a business online is a challenge in itself for small business owners, so it is essential that they don’t get a reputation as a cybercrime facilitator. As such, it is important for small business owners to invest in the right level of protection so that it is not their own customers’ details that are traded online. Moreover SMEs need to make a habit of regularly checking their open forums and comment sections for these dodgy deals.
Cybercrime businesses feed off the vulnerability of others, so creating an atmosphere of alertness and security in the workplace will help to defeat them and their criminal-minded customers.
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