Many small businesses now use open source software to minimize expensive software licensing fees. While the benefits can be worthwhile, inexperience with open source (or any) software, or neglecting regular maintenance can lead to costly mistakes, and in extreme cases loss or compromise of sensitive data or confidential customer information.

Having a knowledgeable experienced professional setup and perform regular maintenance of information technology software and hardware can lower your risk of breach or data loss.

If you have doubts about the information security posture of your small business, we can help build your confidence by performing security audits to assess any weaknesses, and provide a plan to address any vulnerabilities.

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Here are a few tips from IT World for keeping your small business safe from data loss and hackers.