The Revamped Swiss Data Protection Act: Key Insights for SMEs & Medical Practices

The Revamped Swiss Data Protection Act: Key Insights for SMEs & Medical Practices

Switzerland recently underwent a monumental shift in its data protection paradigm with the introduction of the updated Data Protection Act (nFADP). This wasn’t just a mere amendment – it was a holistic transformation tailored to the intricacies of our digital age. In a world where data is considered valuable, its protection has never been more…

Cybersecurity and the Forgotten Risk of the Employees

Cybersecurity and the Forgotten Risk of the Employees

According to the Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report 2020, 30% of data breaches involved internal actors, highlighting the significant role employees play in cybersecurity incidents. This statistic underscores the importance of recognising the potential risks posed by employees and the need for organisations to prioritise employee cybersecurity awareness and training. While external threats like hackers…

The Hacker’s Playground: Why SMBs need affordable cyber security solutions?

The Hacker’s Playground: Why SMBs need affordable cyber security solutions?

If you thought cyber security was expensive, try getting hacked. Hackers have long enjoyed low investment costs and high potential profits, while the costs of cyber security protection have been prohibitive for many small and medium businesses (SMBs). But it’s time for a change. SMBs need affordable cybersecurity solutions that keep the bank intact. The…

Protecting Your Swiss SMB from DDoS Attacks: What You Need to Know

Protecting Your Swiss SMB from DDoS Attacks: What You Need to Know

As a Swiss SMB, you may be familiar with various cyber threats, but one that is often overlooked is the Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack. In this type of attack, an attacker floods your network with traffic from multiple sources, overwhelming your systems and causing them to crash. Here’s what you need to know…

Ransomware: What Swiss SMBs need to know and how to protect against it

Ransomware: What Swiss SMBs need to know and how to protect against it

Ransomware is malware that encrypts your files and demands payment in exchange for the decryption key. It’s a growing threat to Swiss SMBs, and it’s important to know what it is and how to protect against it. Ransomware typically infects a computer or network through a phishing email or by exploiting a vulnerability in outdated…

Protecting Your Swiss SMB: Understanding Cyber Attacks and Why Preparation is Key

Protecting Your Swiss SMB: Understanding Cyber Attacks and Why Preparation is Key

As all aspects of our daily lives go online, cybersecurity’s importance continuously rises. Cyber attacks are becoming increasingly common and can have devastating consequences for businesses of all sizes. In this blog post, I’ll explain what a cyber attack is and why preparing your Swiss SMB against it is crucial. What is a cyber attack?…