Finnish public urged to boost domestic and business internet security

by Charles Forrester

The Finnish security and intelligence service (Suojelupoliisi: SUPO) made a rare appeal to the public to bolster cyber-security efforts on 10 March. The organisation had noted an increase in cyber espionage utilising Finnish infrastructure to give the appearance that an attack had originated in Finland. According to SUPO, “The cyber espionage divisions of intelligence services in authoritarian states in particular have exploited dozens of network devices and servers operated by individuals and businesses in Finland by linking them into an infrastructure used for espionage.”

https://www.janes.com/defence-news/news-detail/finnish-public-urged-to-boost-domestic-and-business-internet-security

The Finnish security and intelligence service (Suojelupoliisi: SUPO) made a rare appeal to the publi...

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