Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are the backbone of our economy and communities, making up 99.9% of the UK’s business population. But it’s fair to say this backbone has been under immense, unwavering pressure in the wake of the pandemic and the uncertainty this gave rise to.

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Oliver Pinson-Roxburgh is CEO and Co-Founder of

In spite of this, small businesses have shown remarkable resilience and resourcefulness to navigate this turbulent landscape and even chart a course beyond recovery towards growth. But in doing so, they’ve arguably been blinded to another glaring danger that has the potential to undo all of this hard work: cyber-attacks.