Cybersecurity: Protection During a Pandemic & Beyond


58% of cyber-attack victims are small business, according to the 2018 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report. As individuals and organizations practice social distancing, implement remote workforces and transition to virtual meeting spaces amid COVID-19, the cyber security risk has increased. Learn what all small business owners need to know about cyber security. Join the MSU SBDC, Jason Rincker with Stronghold Data and Jeff Eiserman with Ollis/Akers/Arney to learn about the cyber threat landscape faced by businesses and ways you can protect both your organization and the communities you serve.

This will be high-level conversation, participants will not need to have a technical background. At the end of this presentation, each attendee should have a heightened awareness of the threats and talking points to engage your leadership, technology team, vendors, or customers. Plus, you will learn about ways you can help protect your business from becoming victim of a cyber-attack!

All attendees in this virtual presentation will be eligible for a free Dark Web Scan and have access to useful Cybersecurity handouts.

Topics will include:

  • Everyday Cyber Security Tips
  • Third-Party Risk
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Ransomware Awareness
  • Phishing and Social Engineering Awareness
  • Cyber Insurance
  • Common types of data loss and prevention tips

Fee info:
No fee, but pre-registration is required. Visit:

Hosting county:
2400 S. Scenic Ave
Springfield, MO
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