Cyber-security services for small businesses

Cyber-criminals know that small businesses are busy focusing their resources and energy elsewhere. We can strengthen your business with easy, affordable and flexible options, created to protect your team, your clients, and your reputation.
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Take your defences to the next level

Take your defences to the next level

We have 70 years worth of tried and tested heritage in security. Sophisticated pattern and behaviour recognition, and unrivalled data gathering and analysis, means we see what nobody else can. We watch, learn, predict, and respond constantly - and fight 6,500 cyber-attacks on our own network every day - a number which continues to grow. That means we’re ready to fight for you, too.

  • Ways to work safely

    If you’re trying out new ways to talk to customers, working from home or running your business online - we can help. Our experts will find a solution that suits your needs.
  • Avoid regulation woes

    We can teach you how to report on your security, make sure you’re compliant, and stay in-the-know - so you can avoid a fine and any damage to your brand
  • Don’t let hackers win

    With all your devices and data backed up, you’ll still be able to run your business - even if a hacker tried to hold your data to ransom.
  • Ways to work safely

    If you’re trying out new ways to talk to customers, working from home or running your business online - we can help. Our experts will find a solution that suits your needs.
  • Avoid regulation woes

    We can teach you how to report on your security, make sure you’re compliant, and stay in-the-know - so you can avoid a fine and any damage to your brand
  • Don’t let hackers win

    With all your devices and data backed up, you’ll still be able to run your business - even if a hacker tried to hold your data to ransom.

Make security your top priority

Cyber-attacks on small businesses are increasing, and whether you’re a sole trader working at home or a medium-sized business with your own offices – attackers don’t discriminate.

At BT we know how to help you grow your business, without giving hackers an open door. We’ll give you the tools to start your digital journey securely.

Learn Skills for Tomorrow

Whether you’re just starting out or ready to scale up, learn the tools and techniques you need to make your business, charity or career a success.

Learn Skills for Tomorrow

Whether you’re just starting out or ready to scale up, learn the tools and techniques you need to make your business, charity or career a success.

Learn Skills for Tomorrow

Whether you’re just starting out or ready to scale up, learn the tools and techniques you need to make your business, charity or career a success.

Learn Skills for Tomorrow

Whether you’re just starting out or ready to scale up, learn the tools and techniques you need to make your business, charity or career a success.

Why BT

We have access to the highest intelligence

By working closely with Interpol, Europol and the National Cybercrime Security Centre (NSCS), we have direct access to the most valuable security sources out there – so you always have the best advice on the latest threats

We protect ourselves

As the UK’s most secure network, we’re used to attacks. We protect ourselves from over 6,500 potential attacks every day, block more than 100 million malicious comms every month, and carry out 1,000 ethical hacks to stress test our systems every year.

We support you as you grow

We’ll guide your businesses throughout your security journey. Explaining what you need to do at every step, directing you to the right products. Offering free, simple resources to help you understand how to keep your business secure.

We support you as you grow

We’ll guide your businesses throughout your security journey. Explaining what you need to do at every step, directing you to the right products. Offering free, simple resources to help you understand how to keep your business secure.

We have access to the highest intelligence

By working closely with Interpol, Europol and the National Cybercrime Security Centre (NSCS), we have direct access to the most valuable security sources out there – so you always have the best advice on the latest threats

We protect ourselves

As the UK’s most secure network, we’re used to attacks. We protect ourselves from over 6,500 potential attacks every day, block more than 100 million malicious comms every month, and carry out 1,000 ethical hacks to stress test our systems every year.

We support you as you grow

We’ll guide your businesses throughout your security journey. Explaining what you need to do at every step, directing you to the right products. Offering free, simple resources to help you understand how to keep your business secure.

We have access to the highest intelligence

By working closely with Interpol, Europol and the National Cybercrime Security Centre (NSCS), we have direct access to the most valuable security sources out there – so you always have the best advice on the latest threats

FAQs

Cyber-security FAQs

Why is cyber-security important?

Digital technology is a fundamental part of how we do business today, but it can leave you open to threats from sophisticated cyber-criminals. It’s more important than ever to ensure attackers can’t get hold of your critical business information, or gain access to your network, data or devices. Cyber-security solutions give you peace of mind that your business - and your reputation - are protected.

What is cyber-security?

Cyber-security is how we protect businesses and individuals from theft, damage, cyber-attacks. We protect your devices, data, networks and systems from unauthorised access, ensuring that no one can infiltrate your network. We do this in a variety of ways, all designed to keep your business safe and secure.

How do I secure my small business network?

We can help you to protect your small business network. We have over 3,000 security professionals working in 16 security centres around the globe, so there are always expert eyes on your network, protecting it from sophisticated cyber-criminals. We’ll create a bespoke solution tailored to your specific needs, working with over 300 world-leading vendors to put together a bespoke security package for your small business.

Small business network security checklist

There are a few crucial things you should do to keep your small business network safe:

  • Closely monitor your traffic to identify any unusual activity
  • Keep up-to-date on new and emerging cyber-threats
  • Keep your security defences up to date
  • Train your staff on cyber-security best practice

 

Business Antivirus Protection (McAfee-powered) FAQs

Is Business Antivirus Protection (McAfee-powered) good for business?

As a world-leading supplier of security solutions, McAfee is the perfect choice for businesses who want protection they can rely on. Business Antivirus Protection (McAfee-powered) offers all the cover you need along with technical support, whilst the McAfee Endpoint Protection Suite delivers a single solution so you can rest assured your business is protected, while you focus on what really matters.

Who uses McAfee?

Businesses of all sizes use McAfee security solutions. As the world leader in small-to-medium business security software, McAfee knows what challenges businesses like your face - and how to meet those challenges head-on with comprehensive protection.

Is McAfee safe?

McAfee’s antivirus software is among the best on the market, so you’ll have peace of mind that your data and devices are always protected from cyber-threats.

Secure Business Backup by Acronis FAQs

What is the best backup solution for a small business?

Affordable, secure and accessible, Acronis is the best backup solution for small businesses. There’s no need for specialist equipment or training, and with different storage options, multi-device licensing, and all-in-one accessibility, it couldn’t be easier for you to use. Simply set it up, and leave it running in the background whilst you focus on what really matters to your business.

How can you ensure backups are secure?

Encryption is one of the best ways of making sure your backups are secure - and our Secure Business Backup by Acronis includes encryption as standard. It enables you to save all your data in case the unthinkable happens. Simply log into your Acronis service and restore your data for business as usual.

Why is backup important for business?

It’s important that your business is prepared for anything. Ensure you still have all your critical data should the worst happen, with secure backups. Should your business fall victim to a cyber-attack, having backups mean that you’re still able to access everything you need. Similarly, if you lose access due to a technology failure or human error, a backup ensures that all is not lost, and you can keep your business running smoothly, even in a worst-case scenario.

What is Acronis?

Acronis offers all-in-one cyber-security protection, enabling you to easily safeguard and store your business data with encrypted cloud backup. We’ve teamed up with Acronis to offer you a backup solution you can rely on, for safe, secure working.

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