Cyber attacks cost the UK economy £1.9 billion

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Eighteen percent of UK businesses have been the target of a cyber-attack in the last 12 months, according to a new report by Altodigital. These attacks cost the economy £1.9 billion.

Back in 2013 33 percent of companies were hacked, so Altodigital sees the current figure of 18 percent as a “welcome improvement.” Each individual attack cost more than £2,000 last year.

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