Public sector cyberattacks saw a huge rise in 2023

Cyberattacks against organizations in the public sector saw a huge spike in 2023 as hackers look to steal valuable sensitive information these firms hold on different people, a new report from KnowBe4 has claimed.. 

As per the paper, cyberattacks against government agencies and other firms in the public sector rose by 40% in the second quarter of 2023, compared to the first one. In the third quarter, the rise in attacks spiked at 95%.