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How can phishing affect a business?

Phishing attacks are on the rise. In 2020, 93% of UK organisations were targeted by Covid-19-related malware. 88% of security professionals reported an increase in phishing attacks. Typically, criminals behind phishing attacks aren’t attempting to steal money. They’re attempting to steal something potentially much more valuable: data. When phishing attacks trigger data breaches, the consequences for businesses can be severe.

How can we prepare for the challenges of hybrid working in 2021?

When Covid-19 swept the world, businesses moved rapidly to enable remote working.  Before the...

What the government must do to tackle cyber crime

Technology will be vital. As will collaboration between the public and private sectors. But to truly beat cyber crime, we’re going to need to check every single box…

How can phishing affect a business?

How can phishing affect a business?

Phishing attacks are on the rise.  In 2020, 93% of UK organisations were targeted by Covid-19-related malware. 88% of security professionals reported an increase in phishing attacks. Typically, criminals behind phishing attacks aren’t attempting to steal money....

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What the government must do to tackle cyber crime

What the government must do to tackle cyber crime

Almost half of UK businesses (46%) and a quarter of UK charities (26%) reported cyber security breaches or attacks in the last 12 months. The figures are higher for medium-sized businesses (68%) and large businesses (75%). Cybercrime is on the rise. So it’s just as...

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