It is a necessary role for accountancy firms or any financial institution for that matter, to help clients increase their security posture and cyber security measures. There is a relentless need to protect businesses against online risks and threats. In recent years, there have been large-scale breaches that have lead to financial damage due to cyber incidents. It is important to get to grips with how to best protect your information, so that you can avoid operational disruption and unwanted losses.

What is cyber security?

Cyber security is the use of technologies and platforms which protect online systems, networks and sensitive data from cyber attacks. It aims to reduce the number of threats on a system and protect information from unauthorised exploitation. There is a growing importance of cyber to accountancy in general; as it is a...