It’s tempting to hope that if you’re just a small business, you won’t be so vulnerable to cyber threats. But depending on the nature of the threats, you're just as open to exploitation.

The sheer volume of risk has increased enormously as technology used to improve business processes and efficiencies has grown. The more we become dependent on computers, communications and cloud technologies, the greater the risks to cyber security. It’s important to understand the nature, sources and possible implications of these risks, and put in place plans to ensure they’re managed and mitigated.

Ransomware, vulnerabilities, unpatched software, internal and external threats are explored in more detail here, together with advice from Chess specialists - definitely something worth sleeping on.