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Global Cyber Attack Could Cost $121.4 Billion, Lloyd’s Estimates

Average losses from a scenario where an attack would cause a widely-used cloud-service provider to fail would be $53 billion, depending on organisations involved and the length of the data storage disruption, Lloyd’s said in the report. Insurers could face total claims in that scenario ranging from $620 million to $8.1 billion, according to the »

Video Interview: Bill Bragg, Dionach

Video Interview: Bill Bragg, Dionach

Penetration testers use a combination of technical procedures and “social engineering” to reach information or bank accounts inside an organisation, simulating a malicious attack, and testing the defences of an organisation. Bill Bragg, CTO for Dionach, the Cambridge-based penetration testing service provider, gives his views on the most common vulnerabilities of banks, why they need »