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IDB, OAS warn of weak cybersecurity in Latin America

Wednesday 23 March 2016 | 15:48 CET | News
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and the Organization of American States (OAS) have published a report, with the support of Oxford University, that shows the region is highly vulnerable to potentially devastating cyber-attacks. Four out of five countries in the region do not have a cybersecurity strategy or plans for protecting critical infrastructure. Two out of three countries do not have a command and control centre for cybersecurity, and a large majority of prosecutors lack the capacity to punish cybercrimes. The report analyzes the state of preparedness of 32 countries based on

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