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PPS victim to malicious cyber-attack

15 March 2021 PPS

PPS’s security experts have confirmed that the company has fallen victim to a malicious cyber-attack. An independent forensic investigation into system disruptions since 9 March 2021 currently shows no evidence that any data has been compromised. Our IT experts are now focused on restoring full functionality.

There are a number of alternative processes already in place as an interim measure to minimise the impact to clients. PPS regrets the delays some members are currently experiencing.

The security of our systems and data is our foremost priority.

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QUESTION

Covid-19 may accelerate certain industry trends. What are we likely to see?

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Adoption of contactless technologies and digital experiences will likely be accelerating emerging technologies further
The consumer will expect safety and precautionary measures, driving the need for enhanced surveillance policies and technologies, which may pose potential privacy concerns
Rising activism among consumers and employees could drive an increased focus on corporate purpose
Value chain disruption is likely to lead to an increase in creative partnerships, which may in turn cause organisations to further invest in developing the mindset and agility to collaborate across sectors in the ecosystem
Cost management will be a critical priority to ensure business continuity based on cash flow requirements, to manage lower margins and revenues during a downturn
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