G20 financial watchdog issues plan to speed up ways to combat cyber attacks 

Mark Battersby
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Swiss-headquartered Financial Stability Board (FSB) on 13 April published a report with recommendations to achieve greater convergence in cyber incident reporting. In a statement it said cyber incidents are rapidly growing in frequency and sophistication: "The interconnectedness of the global financial system makes it possible that a cyber incident at one financial institution (or an incident at one of its third-party service providers) could have spill-over effects across borders and sectors.  "In many jurisdictions, financial authorities have introduced cyber incident reporting requ...

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