The Global State of Information Security Survey (GSISS), PwC’s annual report into the cyber security industry, shows that detected cyber attacks on the energy, utilities and mining industries rising at a rapid rate.

Why do incidents in these industries seem to have increased sixfold from the previous year? Who have been the major culprits of cyber security attacks and what are their motives?

Andrew Gordon, Partner in PwC’s Cyber team in Melbourne and Stephen Loadsman, energy, utilities and mining Consulting Partner, look at the significant cyber security trends emerging from the past year.

For more information on PwC’s Global State of Information Security Survey and the energy, utilities and mining industry, please visit this link.

To hear part two of our GSISS podcasts for the energy, utilities and mining industries, please click here.

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Andrew Gordon

Andrew Gordon is a partner in PwC’s Cyber Security practice in Melbourne.

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