Top 10 op risks 2018: IT disruption

Fear of disabling cyber attack trumps risk of data theft

A wave of DDoS attacks on three Dutch banks in January 2018 neatly illustrates the continued vulnerability of the banking sector to IT disruptions through malicious cyber attack, despite vast spending on sophisticated defences.

ABN Amro suffered a series of DDoS strikes over the weekend of January 27–28 that slowed or halted its online and mobile banking services. The attacks were heavier than previous ones and lasted longer, the bank reported. Rabobank and ING also experienced attacks during

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here: http://subscriptions.risk.net/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Risk.net account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: