Cyber attacks on Supply Chains up significantly in 2017

2017 saw a worrying increase in ransomware and other cyberattacks targeting the supply chain.

2017 saw a worrying increase in ransomware and other cyberattacks targeting the supply chain, with the business and professional services sector receiving a significant increase of attacksparticularly in the EMEA region, which saw 20% of all attacks targeting this sector.

This is according to Dimension Data that today published its Executive Guide to the NTT Security 2018 Global Threat Intelligence Report.

The businesses and professional services sector received 10% of global ransomware attacks, the third most targeted industry (up from sixth position in 2016), behind finance and technology. It also ranked third in the Americas (9%) and was the most vulnerable sector in EMEA, receiving 20% of all attacks.

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