Jun 29

Spend more on fighting cyber crime, less on antivirus

Spend more on fighting cyber crime, less on antivirus

UK money would be better spent on catching cyber criminals, rather than on preventative measures

New academic research finds that the amount the UK spends on cyber crime precautions would be better spent on policing

The UK economy spends far more on cyber crime precautions such as antivirus software than it loses to cyber crime, a new report from academics including Cambridge University’s Ross Anderson has found.

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