The telecommunication sector is growing fast along with newly developed technologies. Telecommunication companies build, check, and operate key infrastructures to meet our demand in communication. In these infrastructures, sensitive big data is transferred and stored. Also, these infrastructures act like jumping points to many other companies. The critical nature of these infrastructures attracts all kinds of attackers from anywhere.
Cyber-attacks are one of the most dangerous threats Telecommunication companies face every day. An attack on those key infrastructures may be directed to the company itself as well as its customers.
Some of the problems which are experienced in the Telecommunication sector are as follow:
- DDoS Attacks
- Phishing Attacks
- Leakage of customer data
- GDPR violation
- Loss of Brand Reputation
- Untraceable digital entities