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Covid cyber security challenges at Copeland



David Cowan, head of ICT at Copeland Borough Council, shared how the council responded to a cyber attack that took many months to recover. 

Speaking on day two of UKAuthority's Resilience and Cyber4Good 2022, he discussed the lessons learned and what this meant for the council's cyber related challenges during covid when it suffered an increase in attack attempts, but nothing disrupted its systems or response.

Watch his session below. If you are experiencing difficulties playing the video click here to watch

Cowan was one of the authoritative speakers from around the sector who took part in this two day national online event on how to strengthen cyber defences and keep vital public services running in the face of new threats. Catch up with presentations and session videos here

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