The European Central Bank (ECB) - the central bank for the euro - has suffered a data breach, and has only discovered it after receiving a blackmail letter from the hacker.
UK enterprises are lagging behind US enterprises when it comes to application security programs.
A new survey uncovered the communication challenges between IT security professionals and executives, a desire to overhaul current security systems and limited security knowledge among executives and employees, according to Websense.
A data breach can really happen to anyone - just ask the UK’s Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO).
Nearly two-thirds (64%) of UK IT decision-makers said they expect their organization to be the target of a cyber attack within the next 12 months.