It can take officials days to identify who has hacked their agency, and how they did it. This can be reduced to minutes with the right kind of data.

Just as governments use analytics to improve their services, data can help them secure their agencies. Analytics tools can track the behaviour of users, software and data, immediately detecting and alerting officials to an attack.

Analytics can give agencies more accurate information on potential avenues for attacks, helping senior officials understand the risks to the agency and prioritise their decisions.

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