Recently, Europe was hit with an extensive WannaCry - Ransomware virus. Companies and hospitals across the continent were paying ransom to get their data back. Here in the US, our companies are faced with the same threat.
How do you protect your company, your data, and your clients? UPGRADE your systems. If you are working with Windows XP, or Windows 7, you are a prime target for hacking. Microsoft doesn't even support these platforms anymore. If you are working with a vendor on these platforms, they too should be warned to upgrade.
Upgrade today - it is money well spent and another prevention tool in your continued war against cyber crimes