UK businesses urged to ensure they do cyber security basics
The cyber threat to business has never been greater, so the National Cyber Security Centre is urging UK companies to ensure they have implemented all the basic, best-practice cyber security controls and processes.
Asked how businesses should respond to the report, NCSC technical director Ian Levy said: “If they do nothing else, they should do the basics. Of all the incidents we have investigated in the past year, almost all of them could have been prevented or at least mitigated to a great degree by the basics.”
Jacqui Chard, deputy director, defence and national security at the NCSC, said the ...