De top van de Nederlandse cyberspecialisten van overheid, bedrijfsleven en kennisinstellingen was vanochtend bijeen op de campus van veiligheidscluster The Hague Security Delta (HSD) voor de officiële opening van de tweede editie van de Cyber Security Week. De boodschap was luid en duidelijk: met een economische schade van 10 miljard door cybercrime in het afgelopen jaar, is cyber security één van … [Read more...] about Cyber Security Week 2017 van start
The cyberattack that occurred on Friday 12th of May, showed how crippling the consequences of ransomware can be. The WannaCry ransomware attacked over 300,000 computers systems in over 150 different countries. The malicious ransomware targeted hospitals, universities, industries, global companies and governmental agencies. The hackers were able to take advantage of a weakness in the Windows … [Read more...] about Ransomware Attack on the Systems
Resilient against Cyber-attacks The need for cyber security is growing fast in this ever-changing society. Having a resilient digital infrastructure is becoming more and more important. This importance was undoubtedly illustrated by the cyber-attack on the Tesco Bank in the United Kingdom. Cyber thieves attacked the online accounts of the customers of the bank, resulting in the loss of £2.5 … [Read more...] about Why is Cyber Security Important?