If your business belongs to one of these industries, you should be on high alert for cyber attacks

Here on this blog, we often write about how one of the biggest mistakes you can make as a business is assuming that you are not at risk of a cyber attack. Many small businesses assume that they are too small for hackers to even bother messing with.

While this is untrue, and businesses of ALL sizes and industries should always plan for a would-be cyber attack, the reality is that some industries attract attacks more so than others.

Cyber security: A BIG concern for small businesses

When cyber security breaches hit large companies, the news makes headlines around the country. We recently saw this when a single hacker stole troves of personal information from Capital One Financial Corporation.

These types of hacks are certainly noteworthy because they affect millions of people, and put their personal information in jeopardy.