Managing Forward series: Essentials of Cybersecurity for Small Businesses


This course will describe the most effective steps to prevent attacks and provide actionable techniques that can be used handle and prevent attacks. You will be instructed on a wide range of possible cyber-attacks and specific steps to manage them. The series is funded by the Cares Act in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Course takeaways:

  • Web apps, hardware, and software security
  • Network, passwords and accounts security
  • Payment Card Industry (PCI) standards
  • Encryption basics

Registration instructions:
Registration is required to receive link to access course. Register online at

Fee info:

Hosted by the Missouri SBDC. Created and presented by UMKC Bloch School of Management.