Lessons from TalkTalk: UK Parliamentary committee publishes report on 2015 cyber attack

Published: Thursday, 23 June 2016 08:37

On Wednesday 21st October 2015, there was a ‘significant and sustained’ cyber-attack on TalkTalk. Given the seriousness of the attack the House of Commons Culture, Media and Sport Committee investigated the incident and the resulting report has now been published.

Amongst the lessons identified and actions recommended by the report, several are very relevant to the business continuity and risk management professions. These include:

Read the report.