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UK NCSC handled 723 cyber incidents in last 12 months

Tuesday 3 November 2020 | 10:56 CET | News
The UK National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) defended the UK from an average of 60 attacks per month in the last year, according to its latest annual review.

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