Since society depends on technology more and more, cybersecurity concerns increase as well. The digital world requires good security measures for businesses and organizations to not lose money and reputation.
The United Kingdom ranks
fifth for levels of cybersecurity preparation worldwide. However, it still faces numerous struggles. As for 2021
, four in ten businesses and 26% of charity organizations had data breaches within 12 months. The number dropped compared to 2020, but it is still a high number of breaches and it has become known that numerous establishments dropped their guard in the last year. The average cost of a breach almost reached £9,000. Phishing remains the main threat in the country, just like almost everywhere in the world.
We have made a compilation of top-10 cybersecurity breaches in Great Britain to discover and learn from.