Cybersecurity: the motivation behind cyber-hacks

August 4, 2019

Cyber-attacks are becoming more sophisticated all the time, with cyber hackers coming up with new and determined methods of threat that are increasingly difficult to detect, making attacks more dangerous than ever before. Statistics show that cybercrime is on the rise around the world. It’s estimated that by 2021 the annual cost of damages from cybercrime will cost the world $6 trillion. That’s a significant jump from $3 trillion in 2015, with cyber-attacks now one of the most serious threats to any business.

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NTA Monitor is a leading international IT security specialist with offices in the UK and Malaysia. NTA Monitor was founded in 1997, and has over sixteen years experience of providing a range of IT security testing, auditing and consultancy services. Our client base includes some of the world’s high profile companies, and large government organisations. We work with clients from all sectors including government, financial, manufacturing, legal, retail and IT services. NTA Monitor was a founder member of the CESG CHECK and CREST schemes, and has continually held the highest “green light” status since the start of the scheme in 1998. We are also a PCI ASV scanning vendor, and deliver services through the NPIA and OGC frameworks.

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NTA Monitor is a leading international IT security specialist with offices in the UK and Malaysia. NTA Monitor was founded in 1997, and has over sixteen years experience of providing a range of IT security testing, auditing and consultancy services. Our client base includes some of the world’s high profile companies, and large government organisations. We work with clients from all sectors including government, financial, manufacturing, legal, retail and IT services. NTA Monitor was a founder member of the CESG CHECK and CREST schemes, and has continually held the highest “green light” status since the start of the scheme in 1998. We are also a PCI ASV scanning vendor, and deliver services through the NPIA and OGC frameworks.

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