Companies spend extra $20 bil weekly to enable work-from home arrangements, yet face higher cyber attacks, survey finds - THE EDGE SINGAPORE


Companies spend extra $20 bil weekly to enable work-from home arrangements, yet face higher cyber attacks, survey finds.

The world’s largest technology leadership survey has found that companies have been spending the equivalent of around US$15 billion ($20.45 billion) more a week on technology to enable safe and sec

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