Cyber crime threatening mining safety


A 2022 survey by Ernst & Young found that 71% of respondents in the mining sector had seen an increase in the number of disruptive attacks in the year leading up to the survey.

“Leading mining companies in southern Africa are actively implementing digital transformation projects, and the technology used is becoming more complicated. With connected technology used for production and extraction, the threats these companies face are in some ways even more serious than those in office-based industries because they impact health and safety,” says Van Vlaanderen.

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Source: MSN News


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