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Protect SMEs - Threats to operations and credibility.

In today's dynamic business world, Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) play a crucial role in the economic fabric. However, despite their importance, these organizations often operate with limited resources, especially regarding cybersecurity. This factor places them vulnerable to security risks that can seriously affect their operations and credibility.



Let's look at these examples:


  • Phishing: One of the most common methods cybercriminals use to attack SMBs involves sending fraudulent emails that appear to come from trusted sources. A real-life example occurred with a small accounting firm in Lisbon, where an employee inadvertently provided confidential client information by responding to a phishing email that appeared to be from a well-known vendor.


  • Ransomware: This type of attack has been particularly devastating for SMEs. For example, a graphic design company in Porto had its systems blocked by ransomware, forcing it to pay a considerable ransom to regain access to its own work files and customer data.


  • Zero-Day Attacks: Attacks that exploit vulnerabilities unknown to software manufacturers can be especially problematic for SMBs that do not have the means to implement security patches quickly. One high-profile case involved a retail SME in the Algarve, which was compromised through a zero-day vulnerability in popular point-of-sale software, resulting in substantial losses of sensitive financial data.


The Solution: Link CyberScan

In the face of these challenges, Link CyberScan offers an essential line of defense for SMEs.

This new product not only performs a thorough diagnosis of IT infrastructure vulnerabilities but also helps companies understand and mitigate risks before they cause irreparable damage.


Benefits of Link CyberScan for SMEs:


  • Accurate Diagnosis: Using cutting-edge technology, Link CyberScan accurately identifies vulnerabilities, including lesser-known ones that could be exploited in zero-day attacks.


  • Detailed Reports: After each diagnosis, Link CyberScan provides a detailed report, highlighting critical vulnerabilities and recommending specific mitigation measures.


  • Service Flexibility: Available in both one-time and recurring service modalities, Link CyberScan is ideal for SMEs that require flexible and affordable cybersecurity solutions.



Cybersecurity is a necessary investment to ensure business continuity and integrity in today's digital environment. With Link CyberScan, SMEs can effectively protect themselves against a wide range of cyber threats, ensuring their safety and that of their customers.



To find out more about how Link CyberScan can help your business,

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