Cyber security tips for UK businesses
The amount of data we create is increasing rapidly. According to IBM, every day we generate 2.5 quintillion bytes, so much that 90 percent of the data in the world today has been created in the last two years alone.
But with more data, comes more risk. Organisations depend on data to make critical business decisions and investments.
Data is the new oil, and hackers are constantly looking for new, and better, ways to steal or manipulate this vital business asset for their own purposes. Despite the advances the cyber security industry is making in developing data protection tools, the sophistication of hackers is increasing at a similar pace.
It’s now not a matter of if, but when a business becomes the victim of a hack. So, what can be done to avoid becoming an easy victim of a data breach, and keep data safe?