A lost thumb drive or a stolen phone – every little action, and every official, plays a role in digital security.

What are the most common mistakes that people make? And how can you avoid them? What should officials do if there is an attack?

IBM Security has drawn up a report with ten tips on responding to cyber attacks. They seem obvious, but are often overlooked.

Their advice includes:

  • Don’t rely on just a small group of people
  • Communicate clearly – with officials and citizens
  • Keep your strategy clear and concise
  • Learn from the mistakes

Download the full report to get all of the advice on cyber response.

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