Local businesses urged to fight cyber attacks


An international computer software and hardware manufacturer, MicroWorld has urged local businesses to protect themselves against the threat of cyber attacks.

According to Syed Abdul Junaid, who is territory manager for the Middle East and Africa, most cyber attacks are driven by data theft and commercial espionage.

He implored local businesses not to underestimate the major disruption that can be caused by Information Technology (IT) systems being cut off, noting that a huge number of such attacks can be prevented by basic cyber security steps.

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