“Cybercrime can affect small businesses in a number of ways, including:
1. Theft of financial data – This can include credit card information, bank account details, and other sensitive financial data.
2. Theft of intellectual property – This can include stolen trade secrets, copyright-infringing content, and other confidential information.
3. Denial-of-service attacks – These can disrupt or completely shut down a small business’s online operations.
4. Fraudulent invoicing – Cybercriminals can create fake invoices in order to scam small businesses out of money.
5. Phishing scams – Cybercriminals may attempt to trick employees into revealing sensitive information such as passwords or login credentials.