15 March 2018

SWIFT & BAE Joint Report: defences

Episode 4 looks at the different techniques for defending against cyber attacks

Expert report showcases insights learnt from forensic studies of cyber-attacks on customers around the world, illustrating the sophistication of attackers’ tactics and techniques and evidencing the positive impact of SWIFT’s Customer Security Programme. The report describes how there has been a significant evolution in the cyber threat facing the global financial industry over the last 18 months as adversaries have significantly advanced their knowledge.

Cyber Security in the Financial IndustrySWIFT & BAE Joint Report: defences

The final episode in the series looks at what steps organisations can take to defend against cyber attacks.

There are a lot of actions you can take to reduce the likelihood of an attack, or to reduce the effect when an attack happens.

Karel De Kneef, Security Operations Director, SWIFT

Extended reading


SWIFT & BAE joint report: an overview

Overview video of the report on the evolving cyber threat to the banking industry

SWIFT & BAE Joint Report: a case study

Episode 2 highlights some of the details of the case study from the joint report on the evolving cyber threat to the...

SWIFT & BAE Joint Report: evolving techniques

Episode 3 gives some insights into the evolving sophistication of the attacks from the joint report on the evolving cyber threat to...

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