Only 10 per cent of CTOs rate government performance on preventing cyber attacks as 'good'

Danny Palmer
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Centre for Economics and Business Research and Veracode report slams government for not doing more to protect UK businesses from cyber crime

UK businesses are unhappy with the way government is handling cyber security, with a damning report suggesting that only 10 per cent of CTOs rate the performance of the government in protecting and...

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