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2020 Cyber Threat Analysis
2020 was the busiest year on record for cyber attacks on UK companies. The volume of attacks surged as the UK went into lockdown for the first time and remained exceptionally high.
Q3 2020 Cyber Threat Report
IoT devices such as networked printers and security cameras, file-sharing applications and company databases were the most frequent targets in our Q3 2020 Cyber Threat Report
Cyber Threat Report Q2 2020
The volume of cyber attacks on UK businesses increased after the country went into lockdown and reached unprecedented levels in the second quarter of 2020.
Cyber Threat Report Q1 2020
The volume of cyber attacks on UK businesses increased by almost a third in the first three months of 2020.
Cyber report 2019: Volume of attacks doubles
The volume of online cyber attacks on UK businesses more than doubled in 2019, with organisations subjected to 576,575 attacks each.
Cyber Threat Report Q3 2019
The level of cyber attack activity on UK businesses continued to surge over the summer, with firms experiencing 157,528 attacks each on average.
Cyber Threat Report Q2 2019
The current rate of cyber attacks equates to one attack every 50 seconds and is the highest level recorded since Beaming started monitoring attacks in 2016.
UK Cyber Threat Report Q1 2019
Businesses have seen one attack per minute so far in 2019; that’s 119,659 each.
UK businesses attacked 280,000 times each by cybercriminals
Cyber attacks on UK businesses increased by 23 percent year-on-year in 2018 according to our analysis.
European cyber attacks sustained as attempts against UK businesses increase by a third
- UK businesses were attacked at least once every two minutes in the third quarter of 2018
- Europe remains the most common source of online attacks
UK businesses are attacked online once every 2.5 minutes
The latest UK business cyber attack figures show that UK businesses were attacked 52,596 times each in Q2 of 2018; that’s one attack every 2.5 minutes.
Cyber threats of 2018: Attacks on UK businesses up 27% in Q1
- The volume of cyber attacks on UK businesses originating from Europe more than doubled in March 2018.
Cyber threat report 2017: Attacks on UK businesses increase to 231,028 each
Attacks on British businesses surge in final quarter to surpass 2016 levels
UK businesses attacked 55,000 times as cyber crime targets remote workers
Between July and September 2017, the average UK firm experienced 55,314 attempts by hackers to access their data or take control of IT systems.
UK businesses targeted 65,000 times each by hackers in three months to June 2017
Average number of attacks per business rises to 65,000 over three month period, with a substantial increase in attempts to control company databases.