AKRON -- More than 60 percent of small companies go out of business within six months of a cyber attack according to Small Business Trends.

That's one fact that those who attend an Akron SCORE-sponsored seminar titled "Cyber Security for Your Business" will learn. The program will be May 11 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Goodwill Industries, 570 E. Waterloo Road.

Statistics show that 43 percent of cyber attacks target small businesses. Experts at Kimmell Cybersecurity will help attendees understand their vulnerabilities, learn how cyber criminals compromise systems, discuss techniques for protecting regulated data and learn backup and recovery strategies.

Seminar details are available on the SCORE website at www.akron.score.org. Individuals and companies interested in attending can register at the website or by calling 330-379-3163.