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  • Three-quarters of SMEs experience cyber attacks

    The cost of the most severe kind of cyber attack on small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) increased to £310,800 in 2015 - up from £115,000 in 2014. According to the Government's Information Security Breaches Survey 2015, the cost of online security breaches for big business are now likely to start at £1.46 million – up from £600,000 in 2014. However, more firms are taking action to tackle cyber threat, with a third of organisations ...

    Posted at June 2, 2015 | By : | Categories : News,Rural Business | Comments Off on Three-quarters of SMEs experience cyber attacks
  • Tougher sentences for dog attacks

    Dog owners who allow their dogs to attack people or assistance dogs face tougher prison sentences from today. Changes to the Dangerous Dog Act also mean dog owners face prosecution if their dog attacks a person in their home or on any private property, as long as that person is not trespasser. Across England and Wales, maximum custodial  sentences for allowing a dog to attack someone have increased as follows: up to 14 years (from two years) for a ...

    Posted at May 13, 2014 | By : | Categories : News | Comments Off on Tougher sentences for dog attacks