Cyber security is more important than ever as vast numbers of small and family businesses every year are being compromised and, in some cases, profoundly damaged, by a range of scams and cyber attacks.

The Australian Cyber Security Centre has a dedicated webpage for small and medium businesses with resources to help protect you from cyber security incidents, such as a Small Business Cyber Security Guide and Have you been hacked? a tool to help you if you think you’re the victim of a cybercrime.

The check list below describes some simple steps that small businesses and family enterprises can take to help avoid or reduce the impact of cyber security incidents. 

cyber security checklist