From PACT-ONE Solutions Blog:
Symantec’s 2019 Internet Security Threat Report shows a staggering 25% increase in cyberattacks using malware. Without the proper security measures, the effects of malware on your dental practice can be costly and devastating.
#1. Disruption of operations
#2. Stolen data
#5. Defacing your site
#6. Destroying your reputation
There are two critical components to cyber security. One is having the proper technology in place like anti virus protection, a firewall and data encryption. However the second is even more important. Staff training.
Many if not most cyber intrusions are the result of a staff person inadvertently clicking a link or failing a protocol that allows the cyber criminal access to your system.