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Survey launched on cyber security breaches

The government’s annual survey detailing the costs and impacts of cyber breaches and attacks on organisations is being conducted from October 2019 to February 2020.

Businesses across the UK have been selected at random from the government’s Inter-Departmental Business Register. Charities have been selected from the Charity Commission database in England and Wales, the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator, and the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland. Education institutions have been selected from the Get Information About Schools database.

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