Over a quarter of cyber security incidents related to Covid-19 — NCSC

“According to findings from the NCSC, a record number of cyber security incidents occurred between September 2019 and August 2020, with 723 serious incidents being handled, and over 200 of these being related to Covid-19.

Major targets for threat actors throughout the pandemic have included employees working from home, with potentially substandard security, and academic institutions, to which the NCSC recommended a ‘defence in depth’ strategy.” – read more at InformationAge!