Geopolitical uncertainty is leading firms to boost their defences against cyber attacks. But true digital resilience is a continuous process.
As Russia’s invasion of Ukraine continues, there has been heightened concern that the conflict will unleash an accompanying wave of fresh cyber attacks on businesses throughout the world. While companies strengthen their systems and preparedness during this period of geopolitical uncertainty, it is important to recognise that cybersecurity is vitally linked to all business risk and success. Most recently the discovery in Ukraine of a "wiper" malware, a denial-of-service attack, which paralyses websites by bombarding them with information requests, has accelerated a rush by businesses worldwide to bolster their defences against cyber threats. Other recent alleged Russia-linked cyber-attacks have included targets ranging from gover