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08:00 - 10:00
Mar

Defend your Business from Cyberattack

The scariest and most entertaining cybersecurity seminar you'll ever attend!

As business owners, we cannot afford to ignore the statistics surrounding the prevalence of cybercrime:

  • 64% of all cyberattacks in 2018 happened to small businesses
  • In 2018, nearly two thirds of UK companies employing 10-49 people fell victim to cybercrime
  • 60% of businesses that were breached went out of business within 6 months
  • A company is 9 times more likely to be a victim of cybercrime than burglary
  • The leading causes for cybersecurity breaches are due to email and remote working
  • Most commercial AntiVirus Software no longer offer sufficient protection against attack
  • GDPR has made all Data Controllers legally responsible for the safety of the data they hold and the ICO can issue significant fines if insufficient protections are put in place

Can anything be done to protect your business and your clients’ data?

Understanding where your key vulnerabilities lie is critical to defending yourself and your business against cyberattack.

By the end of the talk, you will have practical tips that will help you mount a serious defence against cyberattack.


Francis WestFounderWesttek, will be delivering this cybersecurity seminar.

Originally from South Africa, Francis West has spent nearly 30 years in the UK delivering IT and cyber security solutions to businesses. In 1993, Francis launched FWCS Support, an IT support company providing solutions for the recruitment, estate agents and education sectors. Building the company into a £1.2 million business, during his time here, Francis was responsible for redesigning a bespoke database solution to make it a cloud-based recruitment platform available to users in Georgia, Pakistan, Dubai, India, Ireland, France and the UK. He was instrumental in the design and launch of a remote desktop solution for Randstad with users across 23 sites.


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Event Information


Member: £10.00 per person

Non-member: £15.00 per person

Event Date: 3 Mar 20 08:00 - 10:00

Latest Booking: 28 Feb 20 17:00

Contact: Events Team

Tel: 01707 502180

Email: bookings@hertschamber.com

Venue: The Maylands Building
Maylands Avenue
Hemel Hempstead Industrial Estate
Hemel Hempstead
HP2 7TG

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