Businesses in the Humber region are being urged to prepare for cyber-attacks by adopting stringent cyber security ranging from employee education and awareness training and internet security solutions to malware protection and third party access to systems. As reported in the recent article in the Business Intelligence Magazine, the Humberside area reported losses of £2,761,337 to online crime.
With 69% of business managers saying cyber security is a priority but 63% of local cybercrime victims are businesses and Humberside Police investigates an average of 531 cyber enabled frauds a month.
The Humber Business Resilience Forum (HBRF) ensures businesses can access the most up to date expertise and information to protect themselves from security threats. The forum will create a secure Humber region in which business and other organisations can flourish, through educating businesses to Prepare for, respond to and emerge from an attack. The main aim of the HBRF is to make the Humber more resilient to cyber-attacks and to become one of the most secure places in the UK to do business in cyber space.
Protect your business assets today and join the HBRF!