Article | March 23, 2018

The Reason SMBs Need MSPs More Than Ever

Source: Avast Business

By Greg Mosher via the Avast Blog


Growing cyberattacks drive SMBs to seek stronger security solutions.

Small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are increasingly becoming targets of devastating cyberattacks because they often lack the budget, resources, and security knowledge to put an effective defense in place.

Not too long ago, cybercriminals took a highly targeted approach, setting their sights on enterprise data because they perceived it as having higher value. But in recent years, they realized that SMBs have the same type of data—customer contacts, health data, credit card data, or valuable intellectual property—just less of it.