Awareness and Prevention Don’t Match Up in Public Sector Organisations

Freedom of Information request conducted by SolarWinds in 2019 examines cyberattack preparedness among NHS, central government, and defence public sector organisations.

In June 2018, the National Cyber Security Centre released the first Minimum Cyber Security Standard to define the minimum security measures organisations and agencies must implement with regard to protecting information, technology, and digital services. This standard was developed to continually “raise the bar” and address new threats or classes of vulnerabilities that can cause chaos for organisations and constituents alike.