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Two Thirds Of Big U.K. Businesses Suffer a Cyber Attack

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Two Thirds Of Big U.K. Businesses Suffer a Cyber Attack

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This article was posted on Sunday, 10:08, UTC.

Two-thirds of big businesses in the United Kingdom have experienced a cyber attack in the last year, according to the government’s Cyber Security Breaches Survey, the BBC reported. The attacks mostly came from malware, viruses or spyware. A quarter of the big companies suffered a cyber breach once a month at minimum. Ed Vaizey, the Digital Economy Minister, said it was critical for businesses to be able to protect data. The Internet-linked attacks have cost millions of pounds in some cases. Talk Talk Attack Raises Awareness The government released the results of the survey along with the Cyber Governance Health…

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Lester Coleman

Lester Coleman

Lester Coleman is a veteran business journalist based in the United States. He has covered the payments industry for several years and is available for writing assignments.

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