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Cybersecurity for Startups & SMEs

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UKFast Campus

3 Archway

Birley Fields

Manchester

M15 5QJ

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Small doesn't mean safe. SMEs are a target for fraudsters and hackers alike. Taking cybersecurity seriously from the start is key.

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Cybersecurity firm Secarma, has joined forces with Tech Manchester to offer a FREE workshop and networking event for start-ups and SMEs, providing practical tips and advice for ensuring your business employs proven cybersecurity strategies.

Security issues can become more costly the longer you leave them unresolved and the best time to fix an issue is before it becomes one. In this workshop, Secarma's Technical Director, Holly Grace Williams, discusses why hackers may target start-ups and small companies, common security misconceptions, and ways to keep safe.

The workshop will include demos of real hacking techniques as well as practical security tips.

Sessions include:

  • Why would somebody hack your business? Examples of real-world breaches that affected start-ups and SMEs.
  • Security Misconceptions: A look at common protections and where they can and cannot help – such as anti-virus, firewalls, and software updates.
  • Protecting your data online: Public data breaches, hacking password managers, and 2 Factor Authentication.
  • How we catch phish: How we coerce key business leaders to steal confidential or financial information.
  • Question time: Got a question about how hacking or cybersecurity really works? Ask Secarma's Technical Director your burning cybersecurity questions!

Why attend?

  • Learn from top industry leading experts how to apply cybersecurity to your SME.
  • Hear practical tips from thought-leaders and put your questions to our cybersecurity experts.
  • Network with like-minded start-up and SME peers, so bring your business cards!

Drive your business forward, with security at the front of your mind.

Book your tickets today!

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Disclaimer: Attendee information will be shared with both Secarma and Tech Manchester's marketing teams. The information at this event is for your general guidance only and is not and shall not constitute legal advice. If you need advice on your rights and responsibilities, please obtain specific legal advice and contact an adviser or solicitor.

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United Kingdom

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