In the span of just a year, from 2019 to 2020, the aviation industry witnessed an alarming surge — a staggering 530% increase in cybersecurity incidents. Of these incidents, a glaring 61% took aim at airlines in the year 2020 alone1. This isn’t just a statistic; it’s a resounding wake-up call that resonates with the urgent need for airlines to fortify their defenses and proactively detect and defend against these relentless cyberthreats.
This guide dives into the heart of this issue. It examines four invaluable lessons learned from recent cyberattacks, coupled with actionable strategies to help shield your organization from harm.
You’ll get a clear understanding on lessons learned and response strategies on:
- Compromised credentials: Discover how malicious actors exploit security gaps to gain unauthorized access, and learn the precise steps needed to thwart these breaches.
- Loyalty programs: Understand methods to safeguard your loyalty programs, which hold valuable customer data.
- Escalating regulations: Equip yourself with insights into compliance essentials that not only keep you in line, but also bolster your security posture.
- Vulnerabilities in third-party partnerships: Grasp the intricacies of identifying and mitigating vulnerabilities within your third-party associations.
*1 Stephenson Hardwood. (2022, August 8).