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Quantum Dawn V after-action report published

SIFMA has released the summary of key recommendations from its biennial Quantum Dawn financial sector cyber security global readiness exercise, which was conducted in November 2019.  Quantum Dawn enabled key public and private bodies around the globe to exercise their incident response protocols

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Third Annual State of Cyber Resilience study published

Despite higher levels of investment in advanced cyber security technologies over the past three years, less than one-fifth of organizations are effectively stopping cyber attacks and finding and fixing breaches fast enough to lower the impact, according to a new report from Accenture.

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New reports provide guidelines for space weather events resilience and GNSS loss

The UCL’s Mullard Space Laboratory and Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction have released two operational reports that lay out guidelines for assessing and identifying organizational mitigation strategies to help prepare for space weather events,  global navigation satellite service failures, and their associated technological disruptions. 

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To slow a disease outbreak, focus on handwashing confirms new study

A new study estimates that improving the rates of handwashing by people passing through just 10 of the world's leading airports could significantly reduce the spread of many infectious diseases. And the greater the improvement in people's handwashing habits at airports, the more dramatic the effect on slowing the disease, the researchers found.

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