- According to tech research firm IBM, coronavirus-related cyber scams increased by 6,000% during the Corona period
- In the last 2 years, 1 out of every 2 Indian companies has fallen victim to a cyber breach.
- There were many data thefts, data deletions and data leaks
The government and people in the country have turned to digital India but are we digitally safe? A report by tech research firm IBM has made a shocking revelation. According to an IBM report, 1 out of every 2 Indian companies has been the victim of a cyber breach in the last 2 years.
It includes data theft, data deletion, and data leakage. It includes personal and sensitive data from both the company and its customers. According to the report, the incidence of cyber-attacks has increased during the Covid-19 epidemic.
6,000% increase in coronavirus related cyber scams
General Manager, IBM India, the number of cyber-attacks has increased in the Corona period. The IBM team has been conducting research since the coronavirus was declared an epidemic. It found that coronavirus-related cyber scams increased by 6,000% during the Corona period.
45% of companies in the country need to increase cybersecurity. For that, companies have to give opportunities to high skilled people. Privacy can be secured with automation, machine learning, artificial intelligence.