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Cyberattacks on remote workers cost firms over $60 billion

Posted On: Aug. 25, 2021 9:59 AM CST


The Cologne Institute for Economic Research said that German companies suffered an estimated €53 billion ($62 billion) in damage from cyberattacks as they transitioned to work from home arrangements in 2020, The Bharat Express News reported citing Bloomberg. Globally, cyberattack-related damages more than doubled to €224 billion, with remote working responsible for about a quarter of that increase.