The Baltics take pride in how highly technological their countries are: they offer all kinds of online state services, digital signatures, e-governance. However, they also face a lot of cyberattacks, especially the ones conducted by foreign governments.
The question of cybersecurity in Estonia, Lithuania, and Latvia is acute. The government does not put heavy emphasis only on how to protect oneself from the attacks but also urges companies to have a plan for recovery. The motto switched to "not if but when". Thus, the Baltics are among the best players in cybersecurity
, with Estonia ranking as 4th and Lithuania as 11th in Global Cybersecurity Index.
In this article, we are going to review the top-10 cybersecurity breaches in the Baltics which led them to become so powerful in their cybersecurity efforts.