Cyber attack trend increases significantly, one attack in 9 seconds — Veritas Technologies

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Tech: Cyber attack trend increases significantly, one attack in 9 seconds — Veritas Technologies - Bernama

Tech: Cyber attack trend increases significantly, one attack in 9 seconds — Veritas Technologies - Bernama

KUALA LUMPUR (June 22): The intensity of cyber attacks towards organisations or individuals globally has increased significantly to reach a level of one attack every nine seconds, according to Veritas Technologies Malaysia.Country director Sandy Woo said the trend of cyber attacks is continuously rising compared with one attack every 11 seconds recorded two years back as the malicious attackers or hackers were using more sophisticated techniques and tools to acquire data.“There are a lot of loopholes or attack surfaces

KUALA LUMPUR (June 22): The intensity of cyber attacks towards organisations or individuals globally has increased significantly to reach a level of one attack every nine seconds, according to Veritas Technologies Malaysia.Country director Sandy Woo said the trend of cyber attacks is continuously rising compared with one attack every 11 seconds recorded two years back as the malicious attackers or hackers were using more sophisticated techniques and tools to acquire data.

“There are a lot of loopholes or attack surfaces that are very exposed to the perpetrator that it would be easy for them to get into organisations’ infrastructure and steal their data.“Most companies and businesses that hold valuable data are exposed as data is everywhere, either it is hosted in the cloud services, which is not near to the organisations or in our mobile devices,” she told Bernama.

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Country director Sandy Woo said the trend of cyber attacks is continuously rising compared with one attack every 11 seconds recorded two years back as the malicious attackers or hackers were using more sophisticated techniques and tools to acquire data. “There are a lot of loopholes or attack surfaces that are very exposed to the perpetrator that it would be easy for them to get into organisations’ infrastructure and steal their data. “Most companies and businesses that hold valuable data are exposed as data is everywhere, either it is hosted in the cloud services, which is not near to the organisations or in our mobile devices,” she told Bernama. In the 8. She said the best approach to mitigate the risk of data being stolen and subsequently extorted for organisations is to implement a three-to-one strategy. “This approach requires businesses to have three copies of their data in two different locations and one other location which is remote from its current production. The episode spurred other Chinese women, including members of girl band CKG48, to share stories on social media recount about instances then they had been mistreated badly and how they feared leaving their homes at night.

“This is a very good approach for enterprises to ensure that in any case of outages, there is a way for them to recover and ensure its business continuity,” she said. It is believed that the 51-year-old hurt his ankle and is in stable condition. She said organisations needed to practice some drills or simulations of a cyber attack to create awareness among the employees in ensuring business continuity remained a priority upon experiencing an attack. Sandy said small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are highly targeted by the attacker due to the lack of resources for them to take action of defending and detection during a cyber attack. “SMEs are encouraged to subscribe to services that are readily available in the market so that they get access to the right level of protection and defence apart from continuously creating awareness among its employees with the latest technique of cyber attack,” she added. It is believed the case is being investigated under Section 325 of the Penal Code for voluntarily causing grievous hurt. It was reported recently that Malaysia recorded a total of 57. Women's rights issues threatened to overshadow the Beijing Winter Olympics in February.

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