Cyber Security is key in modern day IT and ever more relevant now with the growth of remote working and cloud computing. However, statistics show that cyber attacks are occurring with increasing regularity, with hackers finessing what they do and becoming more effective in their attacks.
75% of large businesses and 68% of medium sized businesses in the UK have seen breaches or attacks in the last 12 months up to March 2020, and nearly a third of these companies are experiencing these attacks on a weekly basis. Because of this, 80% of businesses in the UK say that that cyber security is a high priority for their senior management boards, up from 69% in 2016.
Our partner Sophos surveyed 300 UK organisations to research the day-to-day realities of cyber security and the effect breaches are having on businesses from a wide range of industries and some of the results can be seen below:
This issue is prevalent not just in the UK but all around the world, with 68% of organisations being hit by cyber attacks globally in the past year. But what more can organisations do to halt this seemingly never-ending threat on confidential information and customer details?
eacs has a comprehensive portfolio of security solutions to help keep your organisation safe. Using the proven industry model of Predict, Prevent, Detect and Respond, we can help ensure you are protected against the ever-changing cyber security landscape.
To find out more, visit https://www.eacs.com/services/cyber-security/ where you can test out how secure your current systems are or call 0800 8047 256 for a confidential discussion on your security needs.