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Every UK business hit by cyber attack 43,000 times in Q1 2017

A new report by ISP Beaming found that UK businesses suffered, on average, 43,000 cyber-attacks in the first quarter of 2017 – each. This means that each business gets attacked 474 times per day.

The report also found that almost every attack is targeting Internet of Things devices, such as networked security cameras or building control systems, as these IoT devices can be controlled remotely, over the internet. This represents an 84% increase over the same period in 2016.

Lancering van het CyberWISER framework: Monitor uw cyber risico’s in real time

Het internet en digitale informatiediensten spelen steeds een belangrijkere rol in onze business portfolio’s, de impact ervan op ons dagelijks leven groeit zienderogen. Helaas groeien samen met de digitale informatiediensten en de evolutie van de cyberspace, ook de risico’s waar uw organisatie zich aan blootstelt

Commission's top scientific advisers publish opinion on cybersecurity in the Digital Single Market

On Friday, 24 March 2017, the High Level Group of the Commission's Scientific Advice Mechanism (SAM) has published a new scientific opinion on cybersecurity in the Digital Single Market, following the request of the Commission Vice-President Andrus Ansip.

In this Opinion, the Group makes a number of recommendations for policy action to make it easier and safer for people and businesses to operate online in the EU.

The opinion includes recommendations: