You can find about a million tips on how to keep a startup afloat on the Internet. Usually advisers draw attention to the issues of business planning, marketing strategy, attracting additional investment and so on, but articles rarely talk about the problem of building a solid cybersecurity system. However, the lack of a clear understanding of threats can cost a startup a potentially successful business. We decided to talk about most typical cybersecurity mistakes and, more importantly, how to prevent them.
Source of the problem
Here is a typical start-up story: you and your friend come up with a brilliant idea, you discuss it with your inner circle, you gather a group of enthusiasts, and the dream team is ready. This is how the stories of Airbnb, Pinterest, Twitter, Uber and many other famous projects famously started.