The Gig Economy is Growing; So is Freelancers’ Need for Website Security (Forbes)


While it’s common knowledge that a successful website is a core component of growing a business, most freelancers are so busy running their business that they can easily overlook website security. Unlike traditional businesses with IT teams to manage their company websites, freelancers are responsible for maintaining their own website security. Faced with rising competition, freelance income is particularly vulnerable to a cyberattack. If a freelancer’s website is defaced, suspended or taken down due to an attack, there are plenty of gig workers waiting to take their clients in the interim.