Knowledge is power when it comes to protecting against cyber attack

Read Andrew Martin's latest opinion piece

 

The following excerpt is from Fintech Magazine:

Small-to-medium-sized businesses are lacking when it comes to cyber security. While large organisations and certain sectors such as finance are ploughing big sums of money into cyber-defences, we are still seeing many smaller businesses across a range of sectors accidentally leaking customer information that cyber criminals can access and abuse.

 

Nevertheless, while increased investment may seem like the obvious solution for companies that have the resources, additional expenditure doesn’t necessarily equate to better defences. Over the last few years, we’ve witnessed data breaches from organisations including Facebook, Apple, J.P Morgan and British Airways – no doubt caused by archaic systems and poor staff awareness.

 

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