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UK-Based Llyod’s Bank Sees Decrease in Cyberattacks

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UK-Based Llyod’s Bank Sees Decrease in Cyberattacks


This article was posted on Monday, 19:13, UTC.

Swimming against the torrent of relentless headlines highlighting the lack of cybersecurity among banks, government agencies, and popular websites, the Lloyds Banking Group has seen an 80-90% drop in cyberattacks. The reason? “Enhanced” cybersecurity measures. While banks around the world begin to accept the uncomfortable reality wherein a $81 million cyber-heist is entirely plausible whilst relying on the global banking platform (SWIFT), one UK-based bank has seen a drop in cyber-attacks. UK-based Llyods Banking Group has seen a drop of between 80% to 90%, even though there has been an increase in cyberattacks targeting the UK this year. The revelation…

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Samburaj Das

Samburaj Das

Samburaj is the contributing editor at Hacked and keeps tabs on science, technology and cyber security.

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