Cybersecurity Symposium held in Cheyenne on Thursday

Cheyenne, Wyo. - The 2017 Wyoming Cybersecurity Symposium was held Thursday morning in Cheyenne.

It answered several questions that many business owner’s worry about regarding the safety of their tech. The Better Business Bureau estimates that the annual cost is more than $400 billion globally, which includes direct damage as well as post-attack disruption to the normal course of business. In 2015, 43 percent of all cyber attacks were directed at small businesses.

The Wyoming Cybersecurity Symposium explored the risks and give business owners and individuals the tools they need to protect themselves.