Small business owners should include daily blog reading as an essential activity, since it is an effective method of remaining informed on current trends in their industry. This is especially true in IT security because new vulnerabilities are continually being discovered. The following 15 blogs on security are some of the best to follow for small businesses.
- Microsoft SMB Blog
The Microsoft SMB Blog focuses on security and technology issues for entrepreneurs. It’s written by Microsoft Vice President Cindy Bates.
- Goldin Peiser & Peiser Blog
The GPP Blog provides readers with a broad overview of issues that can affect their business, including IT security, fraud, marketing and social media.
- Mass Planner Blog
The Mass Planner Blog is targeted towards internet marketers and recently posted an article on social media security.
- Small Business Solutions
Small Business Solutions helps readers to get the most out of their business technology, with posts on IT security, digital marketing, increasing productivity and reducing costs.
Sophos regularly posts articles on IT security for small businesses, with a focus on network solutions.
- BizTech Magazine
BizTech Magazine covers a range of issues for business managers and IT leaders. It maintains a blog dedicated to IT security.
AVG provides business security solutions for small businesses, including tools for managing security from remote locations. It regularly posts articles on IT security.
TechRepublic helps business owners identify technologies that can streamline their operations. It provides content written by IT professionals and other resources such as forums, software downloads and Webcasts.
The WeLiveSecurity blog is dedicated to IT security and covers news on security, especially new malware.
McAfee is a security software firm that’s now part of Intel Security. Its blog focuses on security news for small business.
- Krebs on Security
Krebs on Security is maintained by Brian Krebs, an established authority in information security. This blog is dedicated to current stories on IT security, especially crimes.
- Dark Reading
Dark Reading provides a variety of resources for IT security professionals, including news on current vulnerabilities. It also offers guidance on establishing policies for regulatory compliance and risk management.
- Schneier on Security
Bruce Schneier is internationally recognized as an authority on security technology. His blog, Schneier on Security, focuses on this topic.
Threatpost is a news site that provides current information on IT security. Hundreds of thousands of IT professionals read this blog regularly.
- Cloudbric Blog
Cloudbric offers a level of website security that has traditionally been available only to enterprises. The Cloudbric Blog provides its readers with information on trending topics in IT security.
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