BDO's Fall 2020 Cyber Threat Insights: Safeguarding Highly Targeted Industries from Cyber Attacks

October 20, 2020
Businesses have faced many acute challenges in 2020, and cyber threats rank high on that list. The COVID-19 pandemic brought abrupt business interruption and drastic revenue changes for many industries. Worse still, the sudden disruptions also opened new opportunities for cyberattackers, as many businesses rapidly adapted by leveraging technology solutions and shifting to a remote workforce where possible. As digital adoption accelerates concurrently with an increasing threat of cyberattacks and data breaches, businesses must take swift action to bolster their cybersecurity practices and build resilience.
 
Building cyber resilience is especially important for businesses in industries that handle scores of sensitive data and operate in complex regulatory environments. These highly targeted industries include: Healthcare and Life Sciences, Financial Services and Technology.
 
Read our Fall 2020 Cyber Threat Insights to learn more about how middle market businesses can improve their cybersecurity.