How to Protect Your Business from Hackers

By Hannah Moses a contributing author for VPNetworks, LLC

When owning a business, computer hackers are always a concern. There are a few ways to identify if you have been hacked. Fake emails are being sent out, increases in failed login attempts, DNS traffic rises, and inconsistency with patterns for ICMP traffic. Make sure that your employees are trained on safe web practices, keep classified documents safe, utilize your security system properly, and have a protocol in place if a cyber attack occurs. The resource below offers advice on how to recognize a cyber attack and the steps to take if it happens to your business.