All stakeholders in the R&D and Technology sector are concerned.

Research (scientific, chemical), Scientific development, Specialized scientific and technical activities, new technologies

Cyber risks in the R&D and technology sector

  • Many confidential files are kept

  • Cyber ​​attacks on the rise


However, a large majority of these players are not aware of the impacts of such an attack on their activity in the medium and short term.

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Ensure the sustainability and continuity of the various research & activities

According to the CNIL, it is the duty of each company to ensure the security of your customers' data in all circumstances and therefore:


  • Ensure the sustainability and continuity of the various research & activities

  • Ensuring data protection

  • Ensure the protection of personal data

  • Ensure the protection & confidentiality of customer data

  • Protecting against abuse of privileges

  • Protecting intellectual property

  • Ensure infrastructure protection

  • Protecting espionage

  • Preserving the brand image

  • Interact securely


As many ambitions as risks in the face of cyber attacks!

Successful attacks

Altran (specialist in engineering and R&D services) announced that it had been the target of a cyber attack affecting its operations in certain European countries. The computer network had to be cut.

The breach of data security can have a strong impact on the activity:

  • Non-compliance with the GDPR: Legal & financial sanctions

  • Non-respect of confidentiality, therefore relationship of trust undermined with your customers

  • Financial impact: Data reconstitution costs, see final data loss if no efficient electronic archiving, additional operating costs (staff, use of external equipment ...), expert fees to identify the origin and the circumstances of a claim, recourse costs, cost of IT reconstruction, possible ransoms (Bitcoins> €)

  • Loss of activity, slowing down of production or even stopping production, delay in deliveries, therefore immediate loss of turnover

  • Damage to the image and reputation of the establishment

  • Loss of personal information

  • Website unavailability

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To avoid becoming the weak link of your customers, the player in the R&D and technology sphere must know their risks and their adversaries, and this in order to be able to set up the appropriate security tools: CyberDetection

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