Council cyber-attacks rocket

By Dan Peters | 23 July 2021

Cyber-attacks on UK council remote workers increased by 213% during the pandemic, Freedom of Information Act requests have found.

However, the requests made by global technology provider Insight also revealed that just one in five local authorities made additional investments in security, spending an average of £46,000.

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