In our progressively interconnected world, safeguarding your business’s digital assets is absolutely crucial. As we step into October, which is dedicated to Cybersecurity Awareness, the Alaska Small Business Development Center (SBDC) stands ready to assist and empower you in strengthening your business against the continuously evolving landscape of cyber threats.
Why Cybersecurity Matters for Your Business
Cyberattacks can cripple a business, causing financial losses, reputational damage, and even legal repercussions. From small startups to established enterprises, all businesses are potential targets. Recognizing this threat and taking proactive steps to safeguard your digital presence is non-negotiable.
Alaska SBDC: Your Cybersecurity Support
Here’s how the Alaska SBDC can assist you during Cybersecurity Awareness Month and beyond:
Cybersecurity Workshops: Join our expert-led workshops designed to demystify cybersecurity, provide practical tips, and empower you with the knowledge to protect your business.
- Basics of Cybersecurity
- Combating Fraud & Identity Theft
- Phishing Training: Cybersecurity Webinar
- Protect Yourself from Online Scams
Personalized Advising: Our advisors offer one-on-one, confidential, business advising, helping you assess your specific cybersecurity risks and create tailored defense strategies.
Resource Hub: Access our comprehensive online resource hub, packed with templates, checklists, and best practices to kickstart or enhance your cybersecurity measures.
Networking Opportunities: Connect with fellow business owners to share experiences, insights, and learn from real-world cybersecurity incidents.
Alaska SBDC Cybersecurity Partners/Events
- National Cybersecurity Alliance
- America’s SBDC Cyber & Data Protection Awareness Training
- America’s SBDC Cyber & Data Protection Resources For Small Businesses
- Alaska Manufacturing Solutions (MEP)
- SBA Cyber Summit (Free, Wednesdays in October)
This October, let’s stand united against cyber threats. Your business’s security is our top priority.