What a turbulent year 2015 has been for cyber security – starting with the fallout from the Sony data hack and ending with the recent breach at TalkTalk. With the coverage that each breach has received, you might be mistaken in thinking that the big name PLCs were the preferred target of the cyber criminal. Far from it.
In November, Ascentor attended IA15 where we were told of the “constant and relentless attacks” on the Government’s secure internet that receives over 33,000 malicious emails each month. “This is what we don’t hear about”, said minister Matthew Hancock, but it just confirms that if you are online – whether a business or government body – you are a target.
We hope the following highlights from our 2015 blog content will help you reflect on the past year – and secure your information and strengthen your business next year, and beyond. Continue reading “2015 – The year of constant and relentless attack” »