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UK’s critical services ‘skipping cyber guidelines’

September 13, 2017
Up to 39% of critical infrastructure organisations in the UK, including energy firms, have not completed basic cyber security standards.
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DDoS: Large Attacks Shake the Internet but Modest Attacks Cause More Business Damage

September 5, 2017
Speaking at CLOUDSEC 2017 today Ashley Stephenson, CEO of Corero, explored innovation in DDoS mitigation and ways to defeat the modern day DDoS attack.
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£2.5 Million in 11 Days

September 1, 2017
£2.5 million is the sum that Highlands businesses lost through cyber-crime in one eleven-day window from the 19th to the 30th July 2017, according to Police Scotland.
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UK’s critical infrastructure organisations highly vulnerable to DDoS attacks

August 31, 2017
Two-fifths of critical infrastructure organisations in the UK have not completed a cyber security standards programme mandated by the government.
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Over a third of emergency services skip basic cyber security checks

August 31, 2017
Freedom of Information data by Corero reveals a lack of cyber resilience from crucial infrastructure organisations such as NHS and fire and rescue services.
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One third of CNI organisations fail to follow cyber guidance

August 30, 2017
Over a third of national critical infrastructure (NCI) organisations in the UK (39%) have not completed basic cyber security standards issued by the Government, according to data collected under the Freedom of Information Act by cyber defence company Corero Network Security.
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UK emergency services are unprepared for DDoS mitigation

August 30, 2017
Two-fifths of critical infrastructure providers have not completed basic cyber security preparations
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UK Critical infrastructure liable to fines for skipping basic cyber security checks

August 30, 2017
Over a third of national critical infrastructure organisations in the UK (39%) have not completed basic cyber security standards issued by the UK government, according to data revealed under the Freedom of Information Act by Corero Network Security.
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Critical infrastructure providers fail to meet basic cyber security standards

August 30, 2017
More than a third of the UK’s critical infrastructure organisations have failed to complete the government’s basic cyber security programme, according to Freedom of Information requests.
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UK critical infrastructure skipping security checks

August 30, 2017
A freedom of information request by Corero Network Security has revealed that there is a potential lack of cyber resilience among the providers of UK critical national infrastructure.
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UK’s critical infrastructure skipping basic cyber security checks

August 30, 2017
Over a third of national critical infrastructure organisations in the UK (39%) have not completed basic cyber security standards issued by the UK government, according to data revealed under the Freedom of Information Act by Corero Network Security, a leading provider of real-time DDoS defence solutions.
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UK critical national infrastructure poorly prepared for DDoS attacks

August 30, 2017
FoI request by Corero finds that 39 per cent of emergency services have not completed the mandatory security programme
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UK cybersecurity standards not implemented by more than a third of critical national infrastructure operators, according to new data

August 30, 2017
More than a third of organisations that operate critical national infrastructure in the UK (39%) have not implemented the UK government's '10 steps' guidance on managing cyber risks, according to a provider of cybersecurity services.
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Critical infrastructure not ready for DDoS attacks: FOI data report

August 29, 2017
The UK's critical infrastructure is vulnerable to DDoS attacks due to failure to carry out basic security defence work - 39 percent of respondents to a recent survey had not completed the government's '10 Steps to Cyber Security' programme, which was first issued in 2012.
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UK critical infrastructure skipping security checks

August 29, 2017
Almost two-fifths of the UK’s national infrastructure providers have not completed basic cyber security steps recommended by the UK government, an FOI response shows
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UK’s critical infrastructure ‘skipping basic cyber security checks’

August 29, 2017
Organisations could be ignoring 90% of the DDoS attacks on their networks by not mitigating short duration DDoS attacks
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Critical Infrastructure Firms ‘Skip’ Basic Security Checks

August 29, 2017
More than one-third of critical infrastructure organisations admitted they hadn’t carried out basic checks recommended by the government
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UK CNI Firms Risking Huge NIS Directive Fines: Corero

August 29, 2017
Over a third of UK critical infrastructure (CNI) firms haven’t yet met baseline security standards provided by the government, exposing them to serious cyber-threats and potentially huge fines under new EU laws, according to Corero Network Security.
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UK’s critical infrastructure skips basic cyber security checks

August 29, 2017
Over a third of national critical infrastructure organisations in the UK (39%) have not completed basic cyber security standards issued by the UK Government, according to data revealed under the Freedom of Information Act by Corero Network Security, a provider of real time DDoS defence solutions.
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UK’s critical infrastructure skipping basic cyber security checks and ignoring DDoS threats

August 29, 2017
Over a third of national critical infrastructure organisations in the UK (39%) have not completed basic cyber security standards issued by the UK Government, according to data revealed under the Freedom of Information Act by Corero Network Security, a provider of real time DDoS defence solutions.
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Eight Officials Resign From US IT Security Advisory Council

August 29, 2017
The US administration isn’t paying attention to the ‘growing threats’ faced by the US’ critical systems, argue those who resigned
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UK infrastructure failing to meet the most basic cybersecurity standards

August 29, 2017
We’re all doomed More than a third of national critical infrastructure organisations have not met basic cybersecurity standards issued by the UK government, according to Freedom of Information requests by Corero Network Security.…
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Ooer A Third Of UK’S Critical InfrasttructureOrganisations Left Open To Cyber Attacks

August 29, 2017
39% of the organisations that make up the UK’s national critical infrastructure – including police forces, fire services, healthcare organisations and energy suppliers – have not completed the government’s basic cybersecurity standards, leaving them potentially open to attacks.
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Google removes Play Store apps used in WireX DDoS botnet

August 29, 2017
Google has axed around 300 Play Store apps after security researchers revealed the apps were hijacking Android devices to carry out DDoS attacks
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DreamHost Crippled By A DDoS Attack

August 25, 2017
There are countless reasons why hosting providers must implement dedicated and automated DDoS protection; the motivations for DDoS attack campaigns are far ranging and often magnified due to the number of customers hosting providers service and the aggregate internet peering bandwidth they utilize.
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