IT services provider Sopra Steria suffers cyber attack

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Ironically, the firm has a specialist unit dedicated to protecting clients' sensitive information

European IT services group Sopra Steria has announced that it fell victim to a cyber attack on the 20th October. The company did not provide detailed information about the incident, but said tha...

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