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The Hiscox Cyber Readiness Report 2019

Rising to the cyber challenge

Our third Hiscox Cyber Readiness Report provides you with an up-to-the-minute picture of the cyber readiness of organisations, as well as a blueprint for best practice in the fight to counter the ever-evolving cyber threat.

Barely a week goes by without news of a major cyber incident being reported, and the stakes have never been higher. Data theft has become commonplace; the scale of ransom demands has risen steadily; and cumulatively the environment in which businesses must operate is increasingly hostile. The cyber threat has become the unavoidable cost of doing business today.

This is our third Hiscox Cyber Readiness Report and, for the first time, a significant majority of firms surveyed said they experienced one or more cyber attacks in the last 12 months. Both the cost and frequency of attacks have increased markedly compared with a year ago, and where hackers formerly focused mainly on larger companies, small-and-medium -sized firms are now equally vulnerable.

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https://www.hiscox.co.uk/cyberreadiness#