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Cyber Security and Your Small Business

November 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Cyber security webinar

Please note: this is a virtual class and a Zoom link will be sent to you by 12:00 PM the day of the event.

Join Scott Taber, Michigan SBDC Cybersecurity Awareness Program Specialist, for this informative webinar as we discuss how to protect your small business against cybersecurity scams and the top 5 things you can do today to better cybersecure your business. Come learn about the many different cyber-scams, including Covid-19 specific scams. Security experts are seeing everything from phishing emails, suspicious text messages, phone calls, and even fake websites. We will be discussing and showing what real life cyber-scams look like during this session.

You will leave with the webinar with the following takeaways:

1. A general understanding of current cyber-scams

2. A general understanding of current Covid-19 cyber-scams

3. The top 5 things you can do today to better protect your small business from cyber-scams

Scott Taber Scott is a cyber-security professional passionate about raising awareness of every day cyber threats and trends. Prior to joining the Michigan SBDC, Scott served as an IT Security Analyst at Ferris State University for 3 years. As an IT Security Analyst, he managed full disk encryption, mobile device management, Office365 security policies, and provided security awareness training through multiple platforms. He has assisted with incident response, vulnerability and risk assessments, data loss prevention, and data security access. Scott graduated from Ferris State University in 2012 with a degree in Information Security and Intelligence and obtained a program certificate in Geographic Information Systems. He also received a degree in Criminal Justice from Ferris State University in 2009.



November 17
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm