Cyber-attacks remain the biggest business risk in Europe and US
A report by the World Economic Forum (WEF) revealed that ‘fiscal crises’ was the leading risk to global businesses. The report, Regional Risks for Doing Business 2019, surveyed 13,000 business leaders across 130 countries.
Although cyber-attacks was the second highest business risk globally, it was especially a major concern among top business leaders in Germany, France, Italy and the UK. The report stated how 61% of businesses reported cyber incidents, in comparison to 45% in the previous year.