Cyber crime is undoubtedly on the rise. Last year 12 million Americans were the victims of identity theft, according to a report by financial research and strategy consulting firm Javelin Strategy. Small businesses are also sought after by hackers and are particularly vulnerable to these threats.
Javelin Strategy and NextAdvisor, a consumer resource that provides clients with in-depth reviews of Internet service providers, put together a great infographic that shows how consumers can protect themselves from hackers. For example, simple changes like changing your Facebook settings from open to private can make a huge difference.
Courtesy of NextAdvisor
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