By  on June 3, 2013

GENEVA — Companies — especially small and medium-size enterprises — need to strengthen their defenses and have a plan in place to deal with computer attacks ranging from denial-of-service assaults to attempts to knock sites offline, to seeking to steal trade secrets and proprietary information, a senior U.S. official said.

The warning by Christopher Painter, coordinator for cyber issues at the U.S. State Department, comes as a global study, “Internet Security Threat Report 2013,” by the California-based Symantec Corp., found that last year 50 percent of all targeted attacks were aimed at businesses with fewer than 2,500 employees.

To Read the Full Article
SUBSCRIBE NOW

Tap into our Global Network

Of Industry Leaders and Designers

load comments
blog comments powered by Disqus