The number and severity of cyberattacks on companies and public institutions have continued to grow at an almost frightening rate, both nationally and internationally, in the second pandemic year. One can rightly speak of a “digital pandemic of our time”: According to a study by the digital association Bitkom, nine out of ten companies surveyed said they had become victims of cybercrime in the past twelve months. There has been a particular increase in ransomware...
So far, the year 2021 has certainly not been poor in one thing: crises. From our experience with clients we have supported and accompanied with crisis communications, five lessons can be distilled that will make life easier - and safer - for everyone involved.