CyberSecurity – threats from high and low

6th April 2017 841 - Knowledge Library - White Papers

Cybersecurity is the practice of protecting systems, networks, and programs from digital attacks. It is the state of being protected against the criminal or unauthorized use of electronic data, or the measures taken to achieve this. Regulatory Compliance is a critical component of any cybersecurity program.

Andrew Frost, Director, Investment Management Solutions of Lawson Conner, looks at the cyber intrusion challenges facing the industry in the near future.

Extract: Criminals are investing much more time researching target organisations and their staff so that they can craft more realistic emails in order to trick the  employees into complying with their orders. As employees are spending more and more time outside of work hours responding to emails on their personal devices, users are more likely to fall for well-crafted email scams. 

Read the full article: Lawson Conner – CyberSecurity (PDF)

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