Unpredictable world at a difficult time
He warned that the world seems more discordant and on edge than at any time in recent memory. “Nowhere is this more apparent than in the cyber world. There is little immediate prospect that the threat of cyber crime will diminish. For that to happen there would need to be a degree of international agreement, co-operation and policing that is years away. So long as nation states of all shapes and sizes battle each other online (it is the cheapest form of warfare since the bow and arrow), there will be the space and technological spin-off for criminals and others to target companies, with only the lightest of curbs on their malevolent ingenuity.”
The document as in previous years ranks each country by political and security risk: the UK is rated as low in each category. For more details from the consultancy email firstname.lastname@example.org, and visit www.controlrisks.com/en/register-for-riskmap-report-2015.
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