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Survey uncovers false sense of data security

Half of companies rely on firewall as sole defence. A third of large companies in the UK have experienced attempted hacks on their web sites, but almost three quarters are confident of their security defences, according to research. The companies affected are being hit by one attempted hack every week, on average, according to the biennial Information Security Breaches survey from the Department of Trade and Industry and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). Four per cent of attempts were successful, and victims rate them as their most serious breach, well ahead of viruses. Full Story

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