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Top companies are losing control of their digital attack surface

Unpatched web infrastructure and de-centralised web management practices are leaving UK organizations vulnerable to cyber attacks and high profile data breaches, according to new RiskIQ research which reveals a loss of control amongst the FT30, expanding their digital attack surface and opening doors to cyber criminals.

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DNS attacks: telecoms industry is the top target

EfficientIP has published its latest report on cyber security in the global telecoms industry. The report states that telecoms organizations face the most DNS-based attacks, and each attack costs companies an average of £460,000 to remediate.

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Cyber risk rises to top of corporate agenda: Marsh survey

Cyber risk has been elevated to the top of the corporate agenda for organizations doing business in Europe according to a survey conducted by Marsh. The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which takes effect in May 2018, is one of the key drivers of this rise.

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