Hackers threaten SME businesses

SMEs need to invest more heavily in security to protect themselves against a growing incidence of website hacking, according to a software security expert.

Craig Scroggie, the MD of Symantec, says the growth of social media and the use of mobile devices is exposing businesses to more risks.

Speaking last week at the Victorian Managed Insurance Authority Risk Conference, he said politically motivated hacking of websites – sometimes referred to as “hacktivism” – is one of the biggest threats businesses face today

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