The sad truth is that going online in any facet is dangerous. Businesses are targets of hackers, spyware, malware, ransomware and more. Even a small business that may not seem like a valuable target can be attacked by automated systems that only look for unsecured computers.
The financial and reputation damage can be irreparable. By leveraging the experience of setting up multiple sites and protecting many kinds of businesses, a managed IT security firm can keep your system running smoothly with a bulletproof configuration including things like VPNs and firewalls.