The lyrics for Inner Circle's "Bad Boys" comes to mind when regularly seeing bleak stats about cyber crime. As this article states, 52% of British Businesses fell victim to a cyber-attack in 2016.

I think one of the adverse effects of seeing reports like these are that small businesses, and typically your 'mom and pop' type stores, might feel helpless in the fight against cyber attacks. From what we see in our Forensics Lab - the vast majority of affected companies are SME's who are unable to provide the time and resources needed to protect themselves from hackers.

This shouldn't be the case. 

These statistics are scary, and you're not alone if you feel overwhelmed and unsure what to do. If you are currently lying awake at night worrying about your eCommerce site's security, have a look at or and get back to a good night's rest!