Cyber 3-2-1: 80% of Irish firms hit by ransomware pay the ransom, and the US Department of Defense wants to be hacked but their reward are peanuts compared to the jackpot of zero days. This week’s action: Use a safe phone book.
Cyber 3-2-1: Plain English cybersecurity advice in 3 articles, 2 statistics and 1 action. This week is dominated by the various findings of the Hiscox Cyber Readiness Report. For 50% of firms, could the cost of cybersecurity risk really be less than €3.5k per annum? In other news, the 5 key things the White House recommends you do to defend against ransomware, and the one thing they did not mention. And finally, why professional services firms are targeted by cyber criminals. This week’s action: Check my maths, and check your numbers.