Information in the financial industry is of high value across the board. This creates a situation where every part of it is a potentially lucrative target. This threat model suggests a holistic approach to cybersecurity that leaves no attack surfaces uncovered. Regarding communications, protecting the exchanged information is of fundamental importance for both clients and financial institutions.
More likely to be attacked compared to other industries
Exposed sensitive files in the financial sector in 2019 alone
Of financial institutions suffered a destructive cyberattack in 2019
Experienced a security incident in the last 12 months
Due to the constant exchange of high-value information in this sector, it has become a preferred target for cybercriminals. The latter have adopted increasingly sophisticated, multi-step attacks that use an arsenal of techniques to extract pieces of data from various points. Once pieced together, this data can be used to inflict severe financial and reputational damage.
Secure Group has a range of products that offer strong resistance against online and offline hacking attempts and enterprise-level solutions that can facilitate secure communications within an institution. Banks and financial institutions can: