Cyber-Resilience for Small Business: An Overview of the NIST Cybersecurity Framework

Listen/watch to learn the five parts of the NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) Cybersecurity Framework from President/CEO of W3 Consulting Ray Sidney-Smith. You’ll walk away with a good understanding of the cybersecurity framework and practices and tools you can use immediately to work safer on and off the Web.

Now more than ever, Small Business is under attack. From the COVID-19 pandemic to global digitalization to hackers finding easy targets of Small Business owners, their families and their employees working at the store, office, or at home.

As October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCAM), W3 Consulting has joined as a Champion on behalf of NCAM’s sponsors, National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), to bring timely information to Small Business about how to protect themselves technologically online and offline.

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Ray Sidney-Smith, Host

Show Notes

Resources we mention, including links to them will be provided here. Please listen to the episode for context.

Small Business Cybersecurity Corner | NIST 

Official pfSense Hardware, Appliances, and Security Gateways 

Results on | Spyse 

PortaPow – Data security and charging accessories 

Expert In-Depth Research of Safety & Security Products – 

CreditSignal (Dun & Bradstreet Business Credit Reporting)

“Small Business Cyber-Resilience: The Basics of Cybersecurity for Small Business” – Slides

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